Police: Child inside home where man shot

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Police said a child was inside the house where a man was shot Thursday morning.

Paramedics said a man was transported to Carolinas Medical Center with life-threatening injuries.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police worked with the child to see if she could provide more information about the shooting.

Chopper 9 flew over the scene on Springview Road where multiple officers were investigating.

Police believe the shooting was self-inflicted. They have not said if it was accidental or a suicide attempt.