Charlotte, N.C. – (Thursday, December 15, 2022) – Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department are conducting an assault with a deadly weapon investigation at Northlake Mall in the North Division.
On Thursday, December 15, shortly before 3:00 p.m., officers responded to an assault with a deadly weapon with injury call for service in the 6800 block of Northlake Mall Drive. Upon arrival, officers located two victims with gunshot wounds. The victims were transported to the hospital where their injuries were determined to be non-life threatening. A suspect was taken into custody at the scene and a firearm was recovered.
Detectives responded to the scene to conduct an investigation, and Crime Scene Search responded to process the scene and collect physical evidence. Representatives from CMPD's Operations Command, Charlotte Fire, and MEDIC also assisted.
The investigation into this case is active and ongoing. As additional information develops, it will be released by the CMPD's Public Affairs Office. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or visit http://charlottecrimestoppers.com/. All tips can be made anonymously. For additional information about this case, please refer to the report: 20221215-1453-00.