Shooting outside north Charlotte motel involves employee

Published: Feb. 26, 2012 at 12:16 PM EST|Updated: Mar. 27, 2012 at 11:24 AM EDT
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CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Police say an employee shot someone outside the Sunset Inn on Equipment Drive around 3:30 a.m. Sunday. That's near Interstate 85 and Sugar Creek Road.

That person was driven to CMC-University, where MEDIC picked up the person and took them to CMC-Main. Police say the victim was undergoing surgery Sunday morning.

The circumstances around the shooting are not yet clear or whether the employee was acting in self-defense. Police are questioning that person.

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