19-year-old shot in McDonald's parking lot at Steele Creek shopping center

A 19-year-old young man was shot by an unknown suspect in the parking lot of a McDonald's in Steele Creek Tuesday night, police said. 

The shooting broke out at 10:13 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 17 at the McDonald's located in the Rivergate Shopping Center at 14110 Rivergate Parkway. 

According to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police, the 19-year-old victim and another woman were in the parking lot of the McDonald's when shots were fired. The teen was struck and sustained life-threatening injuries, police said. 

The victim and woman showed up at CMC-Steele Creek on their own for treatment, CMPD said. The 19-year-old has since been transported to CMC-Main. 

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Detectives are working to determine a motive in this case. So far, no arrests have been made.