A man was seriously injured in an attempted carjacking in Rowan County early Tuesday, the Observer’s news partner WBTV reported.
The incident happened at about 12:35 a.m. at the Colony Gardens Apartments on Statesville Boulevard, WBTV said.
Police say the 43-old-victim confronted another man breaking into his car. That’s when the culprit stabbed the vehicle owner, who in return fired a gun.
The victim was seriously injured and was hospitalized. The other man fled the scene, WBTV reports.
Further details have not yet been released.