Shooting on Appling Street in Chattanooga

Shooting on Appling Street in Chattanooga

May 21st, 2014 by Staff Report in Local - Breaking News

Chattanooga Police investigate the scene of a shooting on Appling Street.

Chattanooga Police investigate the scene of a shooting...

Photo by WRCB-TV Channel 3 /Times Free Press.

A 23-year-old man is dead and another is injured after a shooting at 2314 Appling Street around 8:30 Wednesday evening.

Police said DeSean Pierce was shot multiple times and pronounced dead at the scene.

A second victim, 24-year-old Christopher Brown, arrived at a local hospital suffering from multiple gunshot wounds which are believed to be non-life threatening, according to a news release.

Chattanooga Police are actively pursuing suspect leads at this time and are attempting to work with potential witnesses.

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

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