Lincolnton, NC –
On July 20, 2019, at approximately 12:53 pm, the Lincolnton Police Department received a call in reference to a victim with a gunshot wound on Highland Drive, Lincolnton NC. The caller advised police of a 4 door passenger vehicle, burgundy/maroon in color, possibly an Acura, stopped on Highland Drive. The caller heard a gunshot and witnessed the vehicle quickly flee toward Huss Street.
The victim suffered from a gunshot wound and is currently hospitalized in the Intensive Care Unit.
This is an isolated incident. Lincolnton Police Department has people of interest and is following up on all leads.
Anyone with information relating to this investigation is asked to contact Detective J. Green with the Lincolnton Police Department at 704-736-8900 or Lincolnton-Lincoln County Crime Stoppers at 704-736-8909.