Man shot Thursday afternoon on O'Neal Street identified

Man shot Thursday afternoon on O'Neal Street identified

June 16th, 2017 by Staff Report in Breaking News

Law enforcement works the scene after a shooting that was called in at 12:30 p.m. Thursday, June 15, 2017, at O'Neal Street about halfway between Cleveland Avenue and Blackford Street in Chattanooga, Tenn. Upon arrival, the Chattanooga Police Department found one male shot and was transported to a local hospital and determined to be in critical condition.

Photo by Erin O. Smith /Times Free Press.

Chattanooga police have identified a man who was shot in the 100 block of O'Neal Street on Thursday afternoon.

Shalone Wingate, 40, suffered critical injuries after an unidentified suspect shot him and fled on foot.

Police responded to the scene around 12:30 p.m. and blocked off the street between Cleveland Avenue and Blackford Street to conduct an investigation. Investigators could be seen entering and existing a home, while neighbors watched yesterday.

The Violent Crime Bureau is investigating the shooting. Police ask anyone with information regarding this incident to call he Chattanooga Police Department at 423-698-2525. Persons may remain anonymous.

 


This is a developing story.


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