published Tuesday, August 6th, 2013

Chattanooga police investigate shooting, robbery attempt at Kennedy Jewelry

About 5:22 p.m. Monday, Chattanooga police responded to shots fired at Kennedy Jewelry, 2012 E. Main St.

Officers found that a gunman had attempted to rob the business and shots were fired by both the gunman and the victim.

The gunman fled on foot, heading south on Mulberry Avenue.

Officers quickly saturated the area, and a suspect was found hiding in a yard about a block away.

A rifle also was located that is believed to have been used in the attempted robbery.

The victim had a minor injury to his stomach and was treated on scene by EMS.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information on this crime is asked to call the Chattanooga Police Department at 423-698-2525.

about Staff Report...

Get breaking news from the Times Free Press on Twitter at or by visiting us on Facebook or Twitter at the right:

Other National Articles

videos »         

photos »         

e-edition »

400 East 11th St., Chattanooga, TN 37403
General Information (423) 756-6900
Copyright, Permissions, Terms & Conditions, Privacy Policy, Ethics policy - Copyright ©2014, Chattanooga Publishing Company, Inc. All rights reserved.
This document may not be reprinted without the express written permission of Chattanooga Publishing Company, Inc.