Neighbors worried after shooting at Tuckaseegee Recreation Center

Neighbors are calling on the Tuckaseegee Recreation Center to beef up security after a 15-year-old girl was shot Sunday evening.

Eyewitnesses tell FOX46 two people were arguing and the victim wasn’t involved when she was shot on the basketball court. CMPD says the initial investigation shows that the victim and suspect known one another.

According to a friend, the victim is still recovering in the hospital.

A Mecklenburg County official says security is present at the Tuckaseegee Recreation Center from 9-9 p.m. The official also says security was present during the shooting.

This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600