Man taken to hospital with gunshot wound, CMPD detains 2 people

- Two people have been detained in connection to a shooting incident late Tuesday evening, police said. 

CMPD said two men were sitting in a car in the front yard of a house located in the 400 block of Gene Ave. when they were approached by multiple people, at least one of whom was armed. 

During the incident, one of the men in the car was shot in the leg. Police said he was transported to Carolinas Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries. 

Officers said they've detained two people in connection to the shooting, but they're not under arrest. Detectives are working to determine if the two people were involved or not. 

K-9 attempted a track suspects in the area and detectives are working to determine a motive and find out if the victims knew the suspects.

This is a developing story, check back with FOX 46 Charlotte for more updates.

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