One Man Shot, Another Pistol-Whipped in East Charlotte Home Invasion

By NewsChannel 36 Staff, March 12, 2012

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are investigating a home invasion that left one man shot early Monday morning.

Police said three men broke into a home on Woodthrush Drive near the intersection of  W.T. Harris Boulevard and pistol-whipped one man, a second man in the home chased the suspects off the property but was shot twice.

Six people, including three children, were in the home during the time of the shooting, according to police.

The victim was transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries, according to emergency crews.

Police said they were looking for three black men. Two were wearing camouflage clothing with masks, and the third man was wearing all black, with a black mask.

If anyone has information on this crime they’re asked to call Charlotte-Mecklenburg police at 704-336-7600.

Published in: on March 12, 2012 at 8:54 am  Leave a Comment  

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