Person shot while sitting in vehicle in northwest Charlotte

Person shot while sitting in vehicle in northwest Charlotte
A person was shot while sitting in the their vehicle in northwest Charlotte early Friday morning. (Source: Taylor Simpson)

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - A person was shot while sitting in the their vehicle in northwest Charlotte early Friday morning.

The victim showed up to a gas station in the 5400 block of Brookshire Boulevard and told the clerk he had been shot. Officials with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department says the shooting did not take place at the store.

A vehicle was struck multiple times with a person inside in northwest Charlotte
A vehicle was struck multiple times with a person inside in northwest Charlotte (Source: Taylor Simpson)

The victim’s vehicle was struck multiple times by bullets, hitting the victim once, officials say. The victim was transported to the hospital and treated for non-life threatening injuries.

Officials say they are working to determine where shooting incident happened and the motive.

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