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Man shot in east Charlotte robbery, 2 in custody

A man was shot during a robbery in east Charlotte late Wednesday night.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said they were called to an armed robbery around 11:19 p.m. in the 3400 block of Teal Point Drive. Officials arrived and found a man with a gunshot wound. Medic took him to Carolinas Medical Center. His condition is unknown.

Police attempted to stop the suspect’s vehicle a short time later but said the driver refused to stop, leading officers on a chase. The three suspects then jumped out and ran. Two of the suspects were caught and sent to the hospital with minor injuries.

The investigation is ongoing, police said.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.

No names have been released.

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