• CMPD: Man shot in stomach at east Charlotte motel


    CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are investigating after an overnight shooting at an east Charlotte motel.

    Police said a man was shot in the stomach at the Budget Inn on Independence Blvd. around 3:40 a.m.

    Officers said that man then drove himself to the hospital.

    The severity of his injuries was not immediately available.

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