by: Lauren Ratcliffe Updated:
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are investigating after a man was shot Friday morning near an east Charlotte business.
Officers responded to the call around 10:35 a.m. on Albemarle Road, where they found the man suffering from a gunshot wound.
Witnesses said the victim was a homeless man in his early 20s. He was shot after an argument outside the McDonalds restaurant.
Witnesses told Channel 9 the victim collapsed inside a nearby Family Dollar after the shooting.
Paramedics took the man to CMC with life-threatening injuries.
Police said a vehicle was also shot into, but no one in the car was injured.
Police said no one is in custody.
Check back with wsoctv.com for more on this developing story.
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