Video: Update on five people confirmed shot at Walker Street in Chattanooga

Video: Update on five people confirmed shot at Walker Street in Chattanooga

October 24th, 2011 by Staff Report in Local Regional News

Police have confirmed the identities of men shot at 1912 Walker St. 10 last night. Twenty-two-year-old VanDaryl Rivers was shot in the head and died upon arrival at a local hospital. Nineteen-year-old JerMicahel Smith was shot in the neck and is still listed in critical condition. Twenty-five-year-old Daniel Smiley was shot in the wrist and transported to the hospital by personal vehicle prior to the initial two victims. A seventeen-year-old male and a toddler (male), three months shy of his third birthday, were grazed by bullets. The last two were treated and released from an area hospital.

Police are still trying to identify suspects in the shooting. One suspect armed with an assault rifle was seen leaving the scene in a small white vehicle. No motive is clear in the shootings and no other information is available at this time, police said