Police: Chattanooga man shoots up two would-be home robbers

Police: Chattanooga man shoots up two would-be home robbers

November 17th, 2011 by Staff Report in Local - Breaking News

Chattanooga Police are currently at 4409 Drummond Drive responding to a shooting and robbery attempt, police said.

According to police, a man was leaving his house to go to work around 6:50 a.m. and was approached by two black males.

According to police, one of the two suspects pulled a gun on the victim, to which the victim then pulled a gun of his own and began firing it at the suspects.

Both suspects fled the scene and a call to police was made to report the incident.

Minutes after police received the call, a local hospital contacted authorities to let them know someone had shown up with a gunshot wound, according to police.

The victim of the robbery attempt was not injured, police said.