CHARLOTTE, N.C. (QUEEN CITY NEWS) — Two teenagers were rushed to the hospital with serious injuries following an overnight shooting at a northwest Charlotte QuikTrip, CMPD reported.
The shooting occurred at 11:51 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 17, in the parking lot of a QuickTrip gas station located in the 4200 block of Brookshire Blvd.
CMPD said officers were called to the area for a report of an assault with a deadly weapon. As officers arrived at the scene, they found a 15-year-old boy and a 17-year-old boy who both had been shot. Both were taken to Atrium Health-Main with serious injuries, the report states.
During the shooting, a 2012 Hyundai Elantra sustained damages, totaling $5,000.
The circumstances surrounding the shooting are unclear at this time, there is no mention of a suspect. This remains an open and active investigation.