Gastonia Police Officers were working off-duty at Remedies nightclub at 1225 Union Road, Gastonia, when they attempted to de-escalate an affray at approximately 11 PM Thursday night (Nov. 12th).
Two officers were shot. Sergeant E. Nelson and Officer M. Lewis sustained non-life threatening injuries. Four patrons were shot and also sustained non-life threatening injuries.
Two suspects are in custody. Alonzo Lewis Hamilton, 30, and Allen Slaughter, 29, both from Charlotte, have been charged with six felony counts each Assault Witha Deadly Weapon with Intent to Kill Inflicting Serious Injury.