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Man dies days after being seriously injured in shooting near uptown Charlotte

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CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

A man who was seriously injured in a shooting near uptown Charlotte has died from injuries sustained during the incident. 

Officials say Wayne Carrothers was pronounced dead Saturday morning at the hospital after succumbing to his injuries during a shooting that occurred in the 1100 block of West 1st Street. 

The call for service came in at 4:17 p.m. on June 15.

Patrol officers responded to an assault with a deadly weapon call for service in the area.

Upon arrival, officers located 37-year-old Carrothers with apparent gunshot wounds. 

Carrothers was transported to Carolinas Medical Center with serious injuries.

A male person of interest was located but has not been charged with any crimes. The case will be presented to the Mecklenburg County District Attorney's office who will determine if any charges will be filed. 

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS or Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.

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