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One seriously injured in east Charlotte shooting

A shooting on North Sharon Amity Road early Saturday morning left one victim suffering serious injuries, Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said.

The shooting, which took place on North Sharon Amity near Kimmerly Glenn Lane, was reported to police shortly after midnight. The victim’s name has not yet been released.

The victim was apparently shot in the neck, but was able to take himself to Carolinas Medical Center, police Capt. Rich Austin said. The injuries don’t appear to be life threatening, but the victim remains hospitalized, Austin said.

As of early Saturday afternoon, police had not been able to interview the victim, and had identified no suspects.

Ames Alexander

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