Man charged with shooting a woman in east Charlotte

Malcolm Rashad McManus
Malcolm Rashad McManus

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Police have arrested a man for allegedly shooting a woman who was sitting in a car early Friday morning.

The shooting happened on Albemarle Road around 1 a.m.

According to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, the shooting was random.

The victim was shot in the buttocks and her injuries are not serious.

Police have charged Malcolm Rashad McManus with assault with a deadly weapon.

He is being held in the Mecklenburg County jail on a $75,000 bond.