UPDATE: Teen charged in Cleveland, Tenn., domestic shooting

UPDATE: Teen charged in Cleveland, Tenn., domestic shooting

October 21st, 2017 by Staff Report in Breaking News

UPDATE: The suspect in the Elrod Street shooting was taken into custody at 3:25 p.m. Saturday, police spokeswoman Sgt. Evie West said.

She said the 14-year-old is charged with aggravated domestic assault and attempted second-degree murder. 

ORIGINAL STORY: Police in Cleveland, Tenn., are looking for a teenager they say is a suspect in a domestic violence shooting early today.

Sgt. Evie West, spokeswoman for the police department, said officers were called to an address on Elrod Place SE at 6:12 a.m. and found a man who had been shot multiple times.

West said the victim was flown to Erlanger hospital in Chattanooga and is in stable condition.

The alleged shooter is a 14-year old boy who fled the scene and who is considered armed and dangerous, West said. He also is wanted on other charges and has been listed as a runaway, she said.

The Times Free Press is not releasing the boy's name because he is underage.

Anyone who knows the boy's whereabouts is asked to leave a confidential tip via CPD Facebook inbox or call Bradley County 911 at 423-476-7511 or 911.

This is a  developing story.


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