East Ridge releases more information on Newcastle Apartment shooting

EAST RIDGE, Tennessee (WDEF) – East Ridge Police are releasing more information on the Wednesday morning shooting at the Newcastle Apartments.

20 year old Dequan Fuqua was shot around 5:15 AM and driven to the hospital.

Police say he was shot in the forearm, shoulder and right flank and also grazed on the chest.

Investigators found bullet holes in three other apartments besides Fuqua’s.

Bullets went through the walls and inside where people were.

Two vehicles were also shot up, owned by Fuqua and his girlfriend.

Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call the East Ridge Police Department at (423) 622-1725.

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