Norman Gallman, 39, was killed this morning at the intersection of Moore Road and North Terrace Road, after an apparent road rage incident.
Police reportedly found Gallman in his silver Honda CR-V around 9 a.m. at the intersection of Moore Road and North Terrace Road. Gallman was transported to an area hospital and died as the result of at least one gunshot wound.
Following eywitness testimonies, police tracked a suspect — reportedly driving a gold sedan — to 706 South Lovell Avenue in East Ridge. Richard Manning, 62, who lives at that address, was taken into custody and charged with criminal homicide and aggravated assault.
Manning's home is a half-mile from the shooting scene.
Jefferson said around noon today there was a female passenger in Gallman's vehicle at the time of the shooting. She was uninjured but taken to the hospital as a precautionary measure.
Jefferson said the investigation is ongoing.
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Alex Green joined the Times Free Press staff full-time in January 2014 after completing the paper's six-month, general assignment reporter internship. Alex grew up in Dayton, Tenn., which is also where he studied journalism at Bryan College. He graduated from Rhea County High School in 2008. During college, Alex covered the city of Graysville and the town of Spring City for The Herald-News. As editor-in-chief of Bryan College's student news group, Triangle, Alex reported on ...