CMPD: Two Shot at Northlake Mall, One Person in Custody

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Police say they are responding to Northlake Mall after a reported shooting. Two people have life-threatening injuries according to Medic. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police say one person is in custody and officers did recover a firearm at the scene.

Police responded to the mall shortly before 3 p.m. on Thursday.

WCCB received a statement from Northlake Mall representatives about the incident below.

Earlier this afternoon Northlake Mall experienced an isolated shooter incident. The authorities were immediately contacted and the shooter was detained. There is no threat at this time however the mall will remain closed for the remainder of today. We are working with local authorities to better understand what transpired.”

This is a developing story and we will update it as more information becomes available.