Chattanooga police investigate Saturday shooting at 26th and Market streets

Chattanooga police investigate Saturday shooting at 26th and Market streets

June 9th, 2012 by Staff Report in Local - Breaking News

A teenager was shot in the shoulder Saturday night and Chattanooga police are looking for the shooter.

Police spokesman Sgt. Wayne Jefferson said police were called to 2600 Market St. at 7:49 p.m. and found the wounded teenage boy. He was taken to Erlanger hospital with nonlife-threatening injuries, Jefferson said.

The shooter had already fled. He was described as a black male an in white shirt and khaki pants.

Anyone with information on the crime is asked to call the Chattanooga Police Department at 423-698-2525 or Crime Stoppers at 423-698-3333.