Clerk shot in leg during Huntersville 7-Eleven robbery

Site of shooting.
Site of shooting.

One person was shot and injured during an armed robbery at a 7-Eleven in Huntersville on Friday morning.

Two people went into the 7-Eleven in the 9500 block of Mt. Holly-Huntersville Road around 4:05 a.m. and robbed the store and a customer at gunpoint, Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said.

One person then shot the clerk in the leg before fleeing. Medic took the clerk to Carolinas Medical Center with minor injuries.

Officers could be seen putting up crime tape a short time later.

No names have been released.