Man killed in double shooting at Brainerd gas station

Man killed in double shooting at Brainerd gas station

June 1st, 2012 by Staff Report in Local Regional News

Crime scene tapes marks the site Friday of an early morning shooting at a Delta Express gas station located at 3410 Brainerd road in Chattanooga, Tenn.

Photo by Tracey Trumbull /Times Free Press.

Chattanooga police responded to a double shooting this morning at the Delta Express at 3410 Brainerd Road where they found a male and female suffering from gunshot wounds.

The male victim was pronounced dead at the scene and the female was transported to a local hospital for treatment of her nonlife-threatening injuries.

Homicide investigators have been told that the victims were parked in a car at the gas pumps when the suspect walked-up to the car and fired multiple rounds at them.

The suspect is a black male with braids and he fled the scene on foot. Police asked for anyone with information on this crime to call them at 423-698-2525.