published Wednesday, December 28th, 2011

Chattanooga: Police name adult Christmas day shooting victims

Mosaic Church which doubles as Club Fathom in Chattanooga.
Mosaic Church which doubles as Club Fathom in Chattanooga.

Chattanooga police have released the identities of the four adult victims in the Christmas-morning shootings outside of Club Fathom downtown, including an 18-year-old admitted to the hospital.

Juane Joseph suffered a gunshot wound in his upper left leg and was admitted to a local hospital, Chattanooga police spokeswoman Sgt. Jerri Weary said.

Thomas Armstrong, 18, was shot in the left knee, while Keontae Howard, 29, was shot in the left shoulder and Charquell Appling,19, was shot in the right thigh, Weary said.

None of the injuries were considered life-threatening.

Five juveniles were also shot outside of Club Fathom. Two were admitted to the hospital with what police believed to be non-life threatening injuries, Weary said.

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Justreading said...

Oh well.

December 28, 2011 at 4:47 p.m.
riverman said...

I'm sure they will recover in time to vote for Obama in November.

December 29, 2011 at 7:07 a.m.
ceeweed said...

What's wrong riverman? Still shocked that the Cain train ran off its rails? Or are you ticked that Newt turned out to be the Lefts most reliable influence peddler, i.e. Fannie and Freddie? Ayn Rands' groupie, Doctor Ron doesn't cast a big enough net to include others, besides gays and blacks, that you have a distaste for? What about Mitt, after all, didn't Obama model his health care reform after the Romney plan? Bachman's nelly husband too light in the loafers for you? I can't believe you are still bothered that blacks have the right to vote.

December 29, 2011 at 7:55 a.m.
riverman said...

Just stating the facts ceeweed. From looking at the names I would wager all these fine, upstanding citizens are blacks. Obama got 95% of the black vote, so there is a high probability they will all vote for Barry. Sorry if you are embarrassed that Dems have to get 90% of the black parasite vote to win.

December 29, 2011 at 8:41 a.m.
memphisexile said...

Riverman, your racism astounds. Last time I checked there were plenty of white people in rural counties and in Chattanooga receiving government aid. Given that in Tennessee most people vote Republican, does it embarrass you that Republicans need the white parasite vote to win? See, your silly argument makes no sense.

December 29, 2011 at 9:12 a.m.
riverman said...

Well memphisexile, have to give you credit for leaving ground zero of the black parasite vote in Tennessee, that cesspool that is Memphis. You must have gone to Tiger High as it is evident you are not familiar with statistical analysis. See there are more white people in Tennessee than black, but there is a higher percentage of black people on welfare.

December 29, 2011 at 9:42 a.m.
jdchatt said...

Riverman, I don't think race has anything to do with anything here. I don't understand why some people always bring politics into everything. I live in Chattanooga, I'm white and I will be voting for Obama again, but that has nothing to do with this story. Maybe part of the reason some have a harder chance of getting out of these situations is because of racist people like you that won't give them the chance. How about you stop being racist and contribute to help fight these problems so you won't have anything to complain about.

December 29, 2011 at 10:21 a.m.
beto said...

The color of the vote is the least of the problem. It's the people that believe you owe them some great debt because they do not have what you have worked for.

"Let Them Eat Cake-those cold and timid souls who neither know victory nor defeat"

December 29, 2011 at 10:31 a.m.
WHS1970 said...

Riverwoman, how many of these fine individuals are actually qualified voters? Now take some pamprin and go back to bed.

December 29, 2011 at 12:09 p.m.
facyspacy said...

This article is about shootings on Christmas eve.... not about white , black, politics, or statistics. But.... for people who vote for the Obama-nable snowman- you can't fix stupid.

December 29, 2011 at 1:25 p.m.
riverman said...

Yeah you're right jdchatt, it's never black people's fault, always racism. After 50 years can't you come up with something new?

December 29, 2011 at 4:08 p.m.
hollynova said...

What sad is that this happens all the time in other parts of Chart almost daily only reason this is getting so much press is cause fathom works as a venue church and art gallery and its also cause its in the back parking lot which has always had issues especially around riverbend time

December 30, 2011 at 3:55 a.m.
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