CHARLOTTE, N.C. (QUEEN CITY NEWS) – An investigation is underway after two people were seriously injured in a drive-by shooting overnight in west Charlotte, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police said Monday.
Officers responded to calls regarding the incident around 12:13 a.m. Monday near 2600 Mayfair Ave. near Seymour Drive in west Charlotte. CMPD said a 16-year-old boy and a 21-year-old man were found suffering from gunshot wounds and were transported to an area medical center with life-threatening injuries. A 20-year-old third reported victim was not injured or treated, officers said.
A preliminary investigation stated that suspects in a vehicle drove by and shot at three people, injuring two of them.