Man sitting on porch in Chattanooga shot multiple times in legs

Man sitting on porch in Chattanooga shot multiple times in legs

August 20th, 2013 by Staff Report in Local - Breaking News

A 46-year-old man sitting on a front porch in Chattanooga was shot multiple times in the legs, according to a news release from the Chattanooga Police Department.

Police were called to victim Robert Birt at 3612 3rd Avenue around 11:10 p.m. Monday.

He was taken to a hospital for treatment of the nonlife-threatening injuries.

The suspect reportedly fled the scene on foot. Anyone with information is asked to call Chattanooga police at 423-698-2525.