Man shot in eastern Rowan

  • Posted: Wednesday, July 24, 2013 1:06 a.m.
    UPDATED: Wednesday, July 24, 2013 1:09 a.m.

Police and emergency responders were on the scene of a shooting early Wednesday morning off St. Matthews Church Road in eastern Rowan County, according to scanner traffic.

Crews responded about 12:40 a.m. to a call of a man in his 60s shot in the chest in a trailer park off Ashford Circle near Inglewood Lane, according to the scanner. No further details were available early Wednesday.

Check for updates in this developing story.

Notice about comments: is pleased to offer readers the ability to comment on stories. We expect our readers to engage in lively, yet civil discourse. cannot promise that readers will not occasionally find offensive or inaccurate comments posted in the comments area. Responsibility for the statements posted lies with the person submitting the comment, not If you find a comment that is objectionable, please click "report abuse" and we will review it for possible removal. Please be reminded, however, that in accordance with our Terms of Use and federal law, we are under no obligation to remove any third party comments posted on our website. Full terms and conditions can be read here.

Do not post the following:

  • Potentially libelous statements or damaging innuendo.
  • Obscene, explicit, or racist language.
  • Personal attacks, insults or threats.
  • The use of another person's real name to disguise your identity.
  • Comments unrelated to the story.