Officer Shot at Charlotte, N.C. Police Headquarters, Suspect Down

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NORTH CAROLINA — Dozens of officers descended on the scene of a shooting at the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department headquarters Thursday night.

According to local media, a female officer was shot, possibly in the leg, and a suspect is down. The officer’s injuries are believed to be non-life threatening. The condition of the suspect was not known.

Witnesses say they heard at least a dozen rounds fired—-it was unclear what led up to the shooting.

Officers used crime scene tape to block off the area. Roads surrounding the building were  also blocked off.