Mother of injured Charlotte mail carrier: ‘Why did they shoot him?’

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – A mail carrier was seriously injured after being shot Thursday afternoon in west Charlotte, police said. Ed McDaniels was working his route on Archer Avenue, near Clanton Road, when the shooting happened, his mother told Channel 9.

“I want to know what happened,” Carolyn McDaniels said.

She said the shooting took place while her son was delivering mail in her neighborhood. Carolyn told Channel 9 her son is retired from the U.S. Air Force after 25 years and has never gotten into any trouble.

Source: Mother of injured Charlotte mail carrier: ‘Why did they shoot him?’ | WSOC-TV