CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- A teenager was taken to the hospital with life threatening gunshot wounds following a shooting in east Charlotte.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police responded to the 5800 block of Springview Road in the Hidden Valley just before noon on Thursday in reference to a victim suffering from a gunshot wound.
Police say a 17-year-old male victim was found at the scene suffering serious injuries. Police identified the victim as Dallas Deonta Dawkins.
MEDIC transported Dawkins to CMC Main with injuries they described as life threatening.