CMPD investigating east Charlotte shootings

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Police are investigating after one person was shot in east Charlotte Friday afternoon. 

According to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police, officers responded to a reported shooting in the 8200 block of Thornhaven Court a little after 2 p.m. Police were told that one person was shot in the leg. 

When officers arrived at the scene, they were told that a group of people got into a fight at another location before getting to Thornhaven Court, which led to the shooting. 

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Officials confirmed that one patient was taken to Carolinas Medical Center with injuries that aren't considered life-threatening. 

Police have not identified a suspect or made any arrests in connection with the shooting. 

About two miles away from this incident, CMPD responded to a shooting at a McDonald's restaurant. A man suffered life-threatening injuries in that incident, according to officials. 

Police have not determined of the shootings are connected.