Crime & Courts

Man shot leaving South End bar



A man was shot as he was leaving a bar in Charlotte's South End early Friday morning.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say the man and another person just left the Stache House Bar and Lounge on South Boulevard and were getting in their car, parked at the CVS across the street.

That's when the man was shot. When officers arrived, around 1:33 a.m., they found the man sitting in his vehicle. Medic took him to Carolinas Medical Center Main in serious condition.

The person, or people, who shot at the man fled the scene before police arrived, CMPD says.

Detectives are continuing to investigate the shooting.

No names have been released.