Police: Woman shot while driving in Avondale area

Police: Woman shot while driving in Avondale area

August 22nd, 2019 by Staff Report in Breaking News

A woman was shot multiple times while driving Wednesday evening, according to Chattanooga police. 

Police responded to a call of a person shot on the 1700 block of Stanfiel Street around 5:21 p.m. Wednesday, a release states. When investigators arrived, the woman said she had been driving when she heard multiple gunshots and felt she had been shot. Stanfiel Street is located about a block from Dodson Avenue. 

The woman was transported to a local hospital for treatment and her condition is not known at this time. The police department's Violent Crimes Bureau also responded. 

Chattanooga Police ask anyone with information regarding this incident to call 423-698-2525 or submit a tip through the CPD Mobile App. Tipsters can remain anonymous.

This is a developing story.