CMPD investigating overnight shooting outside Plaza Midwood nightclub


CHARLOTTE, NC (FOX 46) — Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are investigating a shooting that happened outside a Plaza-Midwood bar early Tuesday morning.

Officers were called out to the 1200 block of Gordon Street at the Snug Harbor nightclub in response to an assault with a deadly weapon investigation.

Officers responded around 1:47 a.m. and found a man in front of the club suffering from apparent gunshot wounds.

He was taken by Medic to the Carolina Medical Center where he is being treated for life-threatening injuries. 

Officers spoke to a witness who advised she had been inside the club where she observed the man and an unknown man arguing with each other.

More witnesses told police they saw two men walk around to the side of the club where the shooting then happened. The suspect fled in a vehicle.

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

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