Police investigating deadly shooting at “Sky Zoo”

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) – Chattanooga Police are investigating a deadly shooting that happened early Sunday morning.

Police were patrolling an area near the 5700 block of  Lee Highway when they received a call of shots fired near “Sky Zoo” bar.

While investigating the gunfire, police located Robert Jackson III, 22,  laying in the parking lot of Sky Zoo.

Chattanooga Police secured the scene and initiated first aid on the victim.

Hamilton County Emergency Medical Services responded and pronounced the victim dead on scene.

Chattanooga Police Violent Crimes Bureau Investigators are following all actionable leads and  ask anyone who was at Sky Zoo during this time or anyone with information regarding this crime to call 423-698-5129.

The investigation is ongoing.

Stay with News 12 Now for more information as it develops.

 

 

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