Gunman forces himself into apartment, shoots man, CMPD says

Gunman forces himself into apartment, shoots man, CMPD says

CHARLOTTE — A gunman forced his way into a west Charlotte apartment Friday night and shot a man in the shoulder, Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said.

Authorities were called to the apartment complex on Montgomery Street, which is off West Trade Street.

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The call to 911 came in shortly before 10 p.m., police said.

The victim was shot in the shoulder and his injury doesn’t appear to be life-threatening.

One person is detained.

It is not known if the two know each other.

No one else was in the apartment, police said.

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