UPDATE: Chattanooga Police identify the 2 Sheridan Avenue shooting victims

LATEST UPDATE: Chattanooga Police identify the shooting victims.

21-year-old Thomas Simmons died from his injuries.

21-year-old Deonte Evans has a non-life-threatening gunshot wound to his leg.

There’s no suspect information at this time.

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MORE: Chattanooga Police say there were 9 shootings in 2015 and 3 homicides.

So far this year, there have been 7 shootings and now 1 homicide.

Those numbers do not include self-inflicted or acidental shootings.

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LATEST: Chief Fletcher says this marks the 11th shooting so far this year.

It’s also Chattanooga’s first homicide of 2016.

Police do believe that it was gang-related.

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UPDATE: Chattanooga Police say one person is dead and the other victim suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

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Chattanooga, TN (WDEF) – Chattanooga Police are working on a double shooting Monday afternoon.

The shooting was at 1300 Sheridan Avenue.

Police confirm there are two victims.

We have a crew on the way and will bring you more information as it becomes available.

Categories: Chattanooga, Crime, Local News

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