Shooting Reported on North Chamberlain Avenue
Chattanooga, TN (WDEF) – Late Friday afternoon, Chattanooga Police responded to a local hospital on reports of person suffering from a gunshot wound.
Upon arrival, officers made contact with a female juvenile who was suffering from an apparent graze wound to her face. She informed investigators she was shot while seated within an unknown vehicle.
The victim initially reported the incident occurred in the 2800 block of North Chamberlain Avenue; however, police were unable to locate a crime scene at the alleged incident location.
Members of the Major Crimes Bureau are actively investigating this incident and are asking anyone with further information to call to call the Tip Line at 423-643-5100. The call may remain anonymous.
Chattanooga Police can also be contacted at 423-698-2525. The investigation is ongoing and more will be released when available.