The Mooresville Police Department responded to a report of a shooting on Fieldstone Road early Thursday evening.
Officers were in the area seeking a masked suspect shortly after 7 p.m.
The Mooresville Graded School District issued a statement on its Facebook page shortly before 10 p.m. stating that it was aware of the shooting at that “the shooter as of the time of this message has not been captured.”
The statement says the victim was taken to CMC with a serious gunshot wound in the abdomen. The note states the school system is working closely with MPD “to be sure there is no threat to our schools in the vicinity.”
This story will be updated as more details become available.