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Person injured when drivers exchange fire north of uptown

A person was injured in a shooting just north of uptown Monday morning.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say it happened around 3:15 a.m. on Dr. Webber Avenue at Beatties Ford Road. An officer reportedly heard gunshots in the area and believes people in separate vehicles were shooting at each other.

The victim went to the hospital with a gunshot wound to the leg. Police say the person is expected to be OK.

A motive has not been released.

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