Person rushed to hospital after being shot in northeast Charlott - | WBTV Charlotte

Person rushed to hospital after being shot in northeast Charlotte

(Ron Lee | WBTV) (Ron Lee | WBTV)
CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

One person was seriously injured in a shooting in northeast Charlotte Friday evening. 

The shooting happened around 7:30 p.m. in the 3200 block of Shamrock Drive. 

According to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, two were vehicles involved and each were occupied by one man and no passengers.

The suspect was in a sedan and the victim was in a pickup truck.

Based on the initial investigation, police say it appears that both vehicles were traveling on Shamrock Drive when the driver of the sedan pointed a firearm at the pickup truck and shot at the driver.

The victim was shot one time, has life-threatening injuries and was transported to Carolinas Medical Center Main by MEDIC.

No other vehicles or individuals were shot.

Police said they are working to determine if the suspect and victim know each other or not.

The victim's name has not been released.

Police have not said what may have led to the shooting or if anyone was taken into custody.

No further details have been made available.

Anyone with information about the shooting should call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.

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