The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department is investigating after a 14-year-old boy was shot in west Charlotte on Sunday.
The shooting occurred around 2 p.m. in the 4900 block of Arborwood Drive.
Medic reports that the boy is in the hospital at Carolinas Medical Center being treated for life threatening injuries.
Police believe the shooting may have been an accident.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.