Chattanooga PD make arrests in Dodson Street shooting

Chattanooga police have arrested 2 people related to a shooting incident yesterday in the 1500 block of Dodson Avenue.

Just before 5 p.m., police arrived to find a 15-year-old suffering from a non-threatening gunshot wound.

Investigators believe the juvenile had attempted to rob 31-year-old Abraham Newsom.

Both parties exchanged gunfire, with the juvenile getting struck.

Newsom declined to prosecute, but he and the juvenile were arrested for other charges.

These included Felon in Possession of a Firearm and Felony Reckless Endangerment.

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