One shot, seriously injured outside Huntersville Wendy’s

Person shot, seriously injured outside Huntersville Wendy’s

HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. (WBTV) - One person was seriously injured in a shooting in a Huntersville Wendy’s parking lot Tuesday afternoon.

The shooting happened before 3 p.m. at the restaurant location on S Statesville Road near Gilead Road.

Huntersville Police say 1 22-year-old male was shot in the parking lot of Wendy’s and taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries but was later listed as in stable condition.

Officers are still searching for three black male suspects who fled in a dark blue, four-door sedan.

Suspect vehicle
Suspect vehicle (Source: Huntersville Police)

An employee told a WBTV reporter that three people were in a car and the victim was in another car in the parking lot.

The employees heard one gun shot and called 911. The employee told WBTV that the victim then walked up to the Drive Thru window, and they told him to lay down because he was bleeding from the upper leg.

1 shot, seriously injured outside Huntersville Wendy’s

This is a developing story and authorities have not released any further information.

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