Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are still investigating the shooting.
Homicide detective investigating shooting. Dusting car for prints. A victim has life threatening injuries shooting pic.twitter.com/r1LBq7GZmH— Yolian Ortiz FOX46 (@YolianFOX46) August 6, 2016
Officers responded to a call for an assault with a deadly weapon on the 8200 block of Chesthunt Place Drive at 5:33 a.m. Saturday morning.
According to police, a man and woman were found suffering from apparent gunshot wounds at the scene. Both victims were taken to CMC-Main, one with life-threatening injuries.
Neighbors say they heard gunshots and saw a person they didn't recognize sitting in the steps near where the shooting occurred.
Neighbors tell me they saw a man they didn't recognize& heard people talking last night. Some heard gunshots pic.twitter.com/AlvEhIWlFD— Yolian Ortiz FOX46 (@YolianFOX46) August 6, 2016
This is an ongoing, active CMPD investigation. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS or go to Crime Stoppers.