Man taken to hospital after shooting outside South End eatery

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police has established a large presence outside Midnight Diner in South End.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police are investigating after they said a man was shot in the parking lot of a popular South End restaurant early Monday.

According to CMPD, officers responded to a shooting in the parking lot of Midnight Diner at the corner of South Tryon Street and West Carson Boulevard around 5:45 Monday morning. Police said that a man was shot outside the business. Officers at the scene said the victim was driven to the hospital in a private vehicle and that his injuries aren't considered life-threatening.

A note on the front door at Midnight Diner said the restaurant is closed at this time. 

CMPD has not released any suspect information or a motive at this time. Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.

 

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