7-year-old girl struck by bullet in northwest Charlotte

The child was taken to a hospital with serious injuries.

Homicide detectives are investigating a shooting in northwest Charlotte that left a 7-year-old girl seriously injured late Tuesday.

According to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, unknown suspects were shooting at one another in the parking lot of an apartment complex when the child was struck by a bullet.

The shooting was reported shortly after 7 p.m. near the 1000 block of Marble Street.

CMPD announced no arrests or motive.

Anyone with information is asked to call 704-432-TIPS, or contact Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or http://charlottecrimestoppers.com/.

Jonathan Limehouse
Jonathan is a former QCity Metro reporter who covered Charlotte neighborhoods north of uptown. He also reported on education, public safety and health.

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