CLAYTON, N.C. (WNCN) — The Clayton Police Department is investigating a shooting that injured a teenager in a neighborhood Thursday morning.

Around 11 a.m., police responded to a shooting call in the 3000 block of Brittany Drive.

Police say once there they found a 15-year-old boy suffering from a gunshot wound to the leg.

He was transported to Wake Med in Raleigh with non-life-threatening injuries.



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Clayton police took one suspect into custody about half a mile from the scene of the shooting.

According to police, investigators are processing the crime scene and continue to interview witnesses. So far there is no known motive for the shooting, but police said that this incident does not appear to be a random act.