CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A suspect is in custody after a shooting in east Charlotte Tuesday morning, police said.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police were called to a shooting on Langford Court, near the Devonshire Court condos, which are just off Albemarle Road near Waverly Lake around 10:30 a.m. Medic confirmed the victim was rushed to Atrium Health's Carolinas Medical Center with life-threatening injuries.
CMPD said the suspect was taken into custody. Detectives have not released that person's name or determined a motive for the shooting.
Any person with information about this incident or any other crime is asked to call CMPD's Crime Stoppers tip line at 704-334-1600. Witnesses may also call 704-432-TIPS to speak directly with CMPD detectives.
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