Elderly man dies in weekend double shooting

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) – Chattanooga Police say a 72 year old man was shot and killed Sunday night.

It happened at a home on Citico Avenue near Memorial hospital around 10:30 PM.

Police found both the man and a 21 year old woman had been shot.

Both were taken to the hospital, where the man died.

The man was found in his house.

The woman, who suffered a non-life threatening wound, told police that she and her male companion were driving in the area when someone shot at them.

Police are still investigating the case.

If you have any information that could help, please call 423-698-2525. Callers can remain anonymous.

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