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CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police are searching for the trigger man in a shooting that sent one person to the hospital Monday afternoon.

Police tell NBC Charlotte that one person was shot Monday afternoon in the 2700 block of West Boulevard.

The victim was taken to CMC Main; it's not yet clear the extent of the victim's injuries.

CMPD has a K-9 unit and a helicopter assisting officers on the ground in the search for the suspect.

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