Chattanooga: Police identify Arcadia Avenue homicide victim

Chattanooga: Police identify Arcadia Avenue homicide victim

October 5th, 2012 by Shelly Bradbury in Local Regional News

Police crime scene tape blocks part of Deborah King's yard at 1100 Tunnel Blvd. King was at home when she heard several shots and later found out a man had been killed. Staff photo by Shelly Bradbury

A teenager was shot and killed Friday afternoon at 1111 Arcadia Ave., Chattanooga police said.

Police found Monterius Rollins, 18, shot in the abdomen after responding to a shots fired call at 3:22 p.m., Sgt. Wayne Jefferson said.

He was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Jefferson said investigators don't have any suspect information. There is no evidence the shooting is gang-related.

A neighbor called police to report that shots had been fired, he said.

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