A teen was shot during a gathering in north Charlotte on Sunday evening.

According to a tweet by Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, around 6 p.m., officers were called to the 3400 block of Johnston Oehler Road in response to an assault with a deadly weapon call for service.

A preliminary investigation indicates there was a large gathering at Mallard Creek Park before the shooting occurred, according to CMPD.

The juvenile victim was transported with life-threatening injuries.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS.

Jalon is a general assignment reporter for QCity Metro. He is a graduate of North Carolina Central University and an avid sports fan. (jalon@qcitymetro.com)

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