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Chattanooga police officers check evidence bags containing shell casings after a shooting around 700 N. Germantown Road on Friday, Dec. 9, 2016, in Chattanooga, Tenn.

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A Chattanooga police officer talks on the phone as he checks the ground next to a cyclist after a shooting around 700 N. Germantown Road on Friday, Dec. 9, 2016, in Chattanooga, Tenn.
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A Chattanooga police officer carries a shell casing in an evidence bag after a shooting around 700 N. Germantown Road on Friday, Dec. 9, 2016, in Chattanooga, Tenn.

UPDATE at 9:30 p.m.: 

One person was shot in a drive-by shooting on North Germantown Road Friday afternoon. 

The person was taken by ambulance to a local hospital and is expected to live, according to a release from the Chattanooga Police Department. 

The suspect's vehicle was a Grey GMC SUV, according to the release. 

Chattanooga Police ask anyone with information regarding this incident to call 423-698-2525. Callers may remain anonymous. 

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Original story at 1:56 p.m.:

Police, fire and emergency responders headed to North Germantown Road in response to a shots fired call that went out at 1:44 p.m., according to Hamilton County dispatch. 

Police could not immediately confirm that a person was shot or immediately locate a crime scene. 

Shell casings were found and witnesses said they heard five shots, according to a reporter.

The location listed by dispatch is near the Shepherd Hills Apartments, near the intersection of Menlo Street and North Germantown Road.

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Chattanooga police investigate after a shooting around 700 N. Germantown Road on Friday, Dec. 9, 2016, in Chattanooga, Tenn.

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