Passenger dead after multiple shots fired into Uber in Charlotte

Passenger dead after multiple shots fired into Uber in Charlotte

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One passenger was killed and another was injured after a gunman shot into an Uber in northeast Charlotte Saturday evening.

CHARLOTTE -- One passenger was killed and another was injured after a gunman shot into an Uber in northeast Charlotte Saturday evening.

Police said the shooting happened around 5 p.m. on Old Concord Road near W.T. Harris Boulevard and Newell Park.

WSOC-TV in Charlotte reports that a car followed an Uber driver’s vehicle until it stopped and someone fired several shots into the back seat.

Jacquez Moore – a 19-year-old – died at the scene. A female passenger was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The driver was not injured, according to police and media reports.

WSOC-TV reports that investigators told them they believe the victims were targeted.

No arrests have been made.

Police haven’t said what led to the shooting and that they are still investigating.

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