Person shot, seriously injured in east Charlotte

2 shooting incidents in Charlotte Tuesday night

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - Police say one person was seriously injured after being shot in east Charlotte Tuesday night.

According to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, the incident happened on Lake Drive around 8 p.m. Officers responded in reference to an assault with deadly weapon call for service.

Police say the victim was located with a gunshot wound and could not provide any information about a suspect.

Emergency medical officials say one person was taken to the hospital with serious injuries.

The investigation into this incident is ongoing, and no further information was released.

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