Police Respond to Shooting
On Sunday October 20th, 2019 at around 4:00 pm the Gaston County Police Department responded to a shooting call in the 500 block of New Haven Road. Based on the initial information, officers were advised there were possibly multiple suspects involved as well as one victim.
Upon arrival, officers located the victim on New Haven Road. Officers provided medical treatment until GEMS arrived to transport the victim to CaroMont Medical Regional Center. Due to the nature of the injury, the victim was transferred to CMC-Main in Charlotte.
Police interviewed several people on the scene. The Criminal Investigations Unit responded and took over the investigation. At this point, police are attempting to identify and locate several people who were at the scene and left prior to their arrival.
The investigation continues and anyone with information is asked to contact Det. J. Shaw at 704-866-3320 or Crimestoppers at 704-861-8000. There is no further information available at this time.