One shot in Orchard Knob in Chattanooga

One shot in Orchard Knob in Chattanooga

April 2nd, 2012 by Associated Press in Local - Breaking News

The shooting happened around 9:30 near the corner of Roanoke Avenue and Milne Street. Police believe the shooter was at the corner firing south toward Rawlings Street.

Photo by WRCB-TV Channel 3 /Times Free Press.

One man has been transported to Erlanger hospital after being shot in the shoulder on Monday night, Chattanooga police said.

The shooting happened around 9:30 near the corner of Roanoke Avenue and Milne Street. Police believe the shooter was at the corner firing south toward Rawlings Street.

One witness, a young girl, said that she heard the shots from her house and saw a car with several people who had a gun heading South on Roanoke.

She said that the victim tried to leave the scene going east on Milne before an ambulance arrived.

Neither the victim nor assailant has been identified at this time.