Two teens shot on same Charlotte street as two other shootings less than two weeks ago

Updated: Mar. 30, 2021 at 5:17 PM EDT
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - Two teenagers were shot Tuesday afternoon in a drive-by shooting in northwest Charlotte, according to police.

This shooting happened in front of the Hope Mart on Hovis Road, on the same block where a man was shot with a 3-year-old child at his side nine days ago.

The shooting happened around 3:15 p.m.

Police said the shooter took off in a white Mercedes Benz. The teens, 14 and 15-year-old, are in stable condition, officials say.

Police have not said what started the gunfire.

However, there were two shootings on the same street on March 21.

Police told WBTV a man was shot multiple times in a targeted attack. The police report shows that a three-year-old child was also there, but was uninjured.

Later on, a block away, there was another reported shooting.

Police have not said if the shootings are connected.

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