Sequatchie County Shooting

Sequatchie County, TN (WDEF) – The Sheriff’s Department with Sequatchie County responded to a shooting on Signal Mountain Friday afternoon.

Following a report that a male had been shot around the 3100 block of Highway 127, officers found a victim inside a residence suffering from a gunshot wound in his side.

The victim was transported to Erlanger Medical Center and is stable condition. His identity is being withheld pending further investigation.

Detectives were able to locate a suspect, Stewart Luttrell, 31, in a wooded area and was taking into custody.

Luttrell is charged with Aggravated Assault and is currently being held in the Sequatchie County Jail with no bond.

The Sequatchie County Sheriff’s is leading the investigation, along with the Marion County Sheriff’s Department, Hamilton County Sheriff’s Department, and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation assisting.

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