Man found injured in Lincolnton after being shot in Catawba Co.

The Lincolnton Police Department is investigating after a person was shot.

The incident occurred just after 6:15 p.m. The victim was found at Startown Rd. and Woodgate Rd. in Lincolnton, but authorities say this address is not where the shooting took place. 

The Catawba County Sheriff's Department has confirmed that the shooting took place somewhere in Catawba County, but it is unclear exactly where the shooting took place at this time.

Authorities say the victim was driven to Lincolnton by a woman, where she placed the 911 call. 

The man was transported to the hospital. The extent of his injuries are unknown at this time.