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Fatal Shooting Reported In Mountain View

One person was killed and another sustained injuries following a Tuesday night (April 2) shooting at a Catawba County car wash. According to published reports, the incident occurred at the Mountainview Carwash and Laundry, which is located off N.C. 127. Hickory Police responded to the scene.

According to reports, police said two shots were fired at the car wash shortly before 7 p.m. Tuesday. One person, who left the scene in a pickup truck, was reportedly found approximately two miles away with a gunshot wound. A second individual, reported to be a male, was found with life-threatening injuries and taken to an area hospital, where they later died.

The published reports say the shooting may be connected to a domestic issue. No other information was available.