17-year-old shot in Mint Hill

A teen was shot in Mint Hill Thursday night.

Mint Hill Police responded to a shooting around 7:30 p.m. at the 7700 block of Brookwood Valley Lane in reference to an individual being shot.

When officers arrived they found a 17-year-old boy with a gunshot wound. Police say the victim was alert and the injuries did not seem serious.

The 17-year-old was taken to CMC. Police say the shooting appears to be from an argument that took place outside the residence with other subjects who left the scene.

One of the subjects at the residence was taken into custody on warrants for an unrelated matter, according to Mint Hill Police.

This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone who may have any information about this incident is asked to contact the Mint Hill Police Department at 704 545-1085.