Chattanooga Police Department investigators are searching for information about a shooting at 1932 Central Avenue this morning that left a 35-year-old Chattanooga man in critical condition.
Police said officers responded to a person shot call at 9:52 a.m.
They found Derrick Lee Thornton, the victim, sitting in his vehicle. He had several gunshot wounds to his face, arm and chest area.
He was taken to a local hospital and is listed in critical condition.
Chattanooga Police spokesman Sgt. Wayne Jefferson said Thornton was driving his vehicle south on Central Avenue when he was shot by a unknown suspect. There is no suspect information at this time.
The investigation is pending.
Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the Chattanooga Police Department at (423) 698-2525 or Crime Stoppers at (423) 698-3333.