Posted on Tuesday August 13, 2019
Contact: Officer Tim Aycock
Public Information Officer
August 13, 2019
On Tuesday, August 13, 2019, at approximately 2:39 a.m., Matthews Officers of the Patrol Division were dispatched to a home in the 4700 block of Morningwood Dr. regarding a report of a burglary that had just occurred that left a victim with a gunshot wound. Upon Officers arrival, they discovered the female resident of the home with a gunshot wound to the leg. She was transported to CMC Main where she received medical treatment and was released. The victim stated that two men broke into the front door of her home and demanded money, with one of the men shooting her in the leg as they fled.
The suspects are described as two black males with handguns.
If anyone has any information regarding this case, please contact Detective Lori Valdes at email@example.com or 704.847.5555.