Man shot while sitting in parked car on Buena Vista Drive in Chattanooga

Man shot while sitting in parked car on Buena Vista Drive in Chattanooga

December 28th, 2012 by Staff Report in News

A 33-year-old man was shot while sitting in a parked car on Buena Vista Drive early this morning, according to Chattanooga police.

The victim, identified as Adairius Espy, was taken to a local hospital in a private car and treated for his injury, which was not life threatening, police spokesman Officer Nathan Hartwig said in a news release.

Detectives were told the shooter or shooters fled the scene.

The investigation is ongoing, Hartwig said.