71-year old man shot to death in East Chattanooga

Chattanooga, TN (WDEF) -Chattanooga Police are investigating a late night shooting that killed a senior citizen.

According to investigators, Orlandus Metcalf, 71 died in the hospital from a gunshot wound he suffered at his home.

Chattanooga police are reporting that Metcalf was inside his house when a drive-by shooting erupted in the 2600 block Taylor Street, shortly before 11:30.

So far there is no suspect information.

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Crime scene investigators found what appeared to be multiple shell casing in the middle of the 2600 block of Taylor street. Investigators also found multiple shell casing on the ground in the middle of 2200 block of Farleigh Street which is right around the corner from Taylor Street crime scene.


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