Two shot, one injured by broken glass after passing car open fires at Matthews intersection

Two shot, one injured by broken glass after passing car open fires at Matthews intersection
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MATTHEWS, N.C. (WBTV) - Police are searching for a person who shot two people, and injured a third, in a car early Sunday at an intersection in Matthews.

The shooting happened just after 3 a.m. at the intersection of E. Independence Boulevard and Sam Newell Road.

Police said a person in a car fired shots at another car as it went through the intersection.

One person was directly shot, another was grazed by a bullet and a third person was injured after the glass in the car shattered.

The suspected shooter then took off in a blue Chrysler.

The condition of the three are unknown.

Anyone with information regarding this shooting is asked to call Detective Lori Valdes at 704-841-6717 or lvaldes@matthewsnc.gov.

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