CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- One person was shot in west Charlotte overnight, according to our news partner The Charlotte Observer .

The shooting happened around 2 a.m. in a parking lot along West Boulevard.

Police told the Observer that the shooting started over an argument about a traffic stop. Police said two men got into an argument and one of the men pulled a gun and shot the other man.

The victim suffered a gunshot wound to the arm and was taken to Carolinas Medical Center.

Police are still searching for the shooter.

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