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CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are trying to figure out what led to a shooting that left four teenagers in the hospital late Saturday night in Charlotte, according to WSOC.

Officers responded to the shooting call around 10:30 p.m. at the Spice Lounge. When they arrived at the parking lot of the nightclub, officers found four teens who had been shot.

The victims’ ages range from 14 to 16 years old. All four were rushed to Carolinas Medical Center. One was being treated for life-threatening injuries and the other three were expected to be OK, officials said.

Detectives told WSOC that they have charged 16-year-old Carnis Poindexter, Jr. with possession of a firearm by a minor. Officers also charged an unnamed 15-year-old boy with carrying a concealed weapon, possession of a firearm by a minor, and shooting in the city limits.