A manwas shot during a home invasion in north Charlotte Wednesday morning, police said.
The victim was shot in his upper thigh and “had lost a considerable amount of blood,” Charlotte-Mecklenburg police Lt. Dave Johnson said at the scene.
Medic reported taking the victim to Carolinas Medical Center with potentially life-threatening injuries.
The shooting happened about 8 a.m. in the 6700 block of Ridge Lane Road, off Rumple Road near Sugar Creek Road. A door had been forced open, Johnson said.
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Two others were in the house but were uninjured, he said.
Police have not said what they believe led to the shooting or whether they have a suspect.