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1 person seriously injured following shooting on I-77 to I-85 ramps

One person was shot on the ramp from north Interstate 77 to north Interstate 85 Friday morning, police said.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — One person was seriously injured in a shooting on the ramp from Interstate 77 north to northbound Interstate 85 Friday morning, Medic said. 

The shooting happened a little after 7 a.m. Medic said the victim was rushed to a hospital with life-threatening injuries. A heavy police presence caused major delays on I-77 north. Charlotte-Mecklenburg police blocked one lane of the ramp due to the investigation. 

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WCNC Charlotte asked CMPD if any arrests have been made in this shooting. Detectives have not yet released any suspect information or announced any arrests.

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This shooting was one of several incidents CMPD investigated Friday. CMPD also investigated a deadly stabbing at an east Charlotte apartment complex and a shooting along North Tryon Street in University City. Medic also confirmed one person was rushed to the hospital with life-threatening injuries following a shooting at Liddell and Church streets just outside Uptown.

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