Man shot in leg, seriously injured in east Charlotte home invasion

Police conduct investigation of home invasion.
Police conduct investigation of home invasion.

One person was shot during a home invasion in east Charlotte on Thursday night.

Three men broke into an apartment in the 2600 block of Lancrest Drive around 11:40 p.m., according to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department. Police said the incident was an apparent robbery.

The shooting occurred not far from Devonshire Elementary.

A man was shot in the leg and was seriously injured, officers said. He was taken to Carolinas Medical Center.

No one else was hurt in this shooting.

Police have not said whether anyone was arrested.