Wednesday afternoon shooting injures man in Chattanooga

Wednesday afternoon shooting injures man in Chattanooga

October 11th, 2017 by Staff Report in Breaking News

This is a developing story.

Officers responded to a report of a person suffering from a gunshot wound about 1 p.m. Wednesday in the East Lake area, according to a news release from the Chattanooga Police Department.

Officers found Calvin Butts, 25, wounded inside his vehicle at the 2700 block of 4th Avenue.

Hamilton County Emergency Services took the victim to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Butts said he was driving around St. Elmo when someone shot him.

Members of the Violent Crime Bureau are  investigating this incident.

If you have any information about the incident, please call the Chattanooga Police Department at 423-698-2525

Stay with the Times Free Press as more information becomes available.