A 12-year-old boy has been charged with first degree murder after he allegedly stabbed a12-year-old girl on the 4900 block of Eastwood Drive, according to a news release from the Chattanooga Police Department.
Officers arrived at the scene around 2:45 a.m. on Jan. 14 to find the victim with multiple stab wounds and she was later pronounced dead on site.
A male suspect was arrested and charged after an investigation.
The Chattanooga Police Department asks anyone with information regarding this incident to call the homicide tip line 423-643-5100 or submit a tip through the CPD mobile app. Tipsters can remain anonymous.
- Compiled by Tierra Hayes