Stray Bullet Hits East Charlotte Woman Inside Bathroom

CHARLOTTE, NC – An East Charlotte woman is in the hospital after a stray bullet hit her while she was inside a bathroom in her house.

Police say people were shooting at each other on Purser Drive.

Police arrested Frank Thomas and charged him with assault with a deadly weapon. They’re still looking for another suspect.

Robert Potes says he was outside when the gunfire started. He rushed into his house and found his wife on the floor bleeding outside the bathroom.

“You’re shooting in other people’s houses. And it hurts. I’m losing.. what if my wife left me today? How am I going to live? I can’t get her life back,” explains Robert Potes.