Man accidentally shoots himself
CHARLOTTE, NC – A man is in hospital after police say he accidentally shot himself inside South Park Mall.
Charlotte Mecklenburg Police said officers responded to the mall in South Charlotte around 4 p.m., and a man was shot.
They said it was accidental.
The doctor took the man to the hospital with serious injuries.
Officers said there is no threat to the public at this time and they are not looking for any suspects.
A WSOC employee said she was shopping in Belk when she saw people running and crying, saying there had been a shooting.
She said management then told her via an intercom to leave the store.
More information will be provided as it becomes available.