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Law enforcement works the scene after a shooting that was called in at 12:30 p.m. Thursday, June 15, 2017, at O'Neal Street about halfway between Cleveland Avenue and Blackford Street in Chattanooga, Tenn. Upon arrival, the Chattanooga Police Department found one male shot and was transported to a local hospital and determined to be in critical condition.

This story was updated at 3:45 p.m.

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Chattanooga police say a man is in critical condition after being shot this afternoon.

Police responding to a 12:30 p.m. call found the injured man at 110 O'Neal Street. He was taken to a local hospital.

The suspect fled on foot, Chattanooga police Sgt. Victor Miller said, and police are working to gather information on that person.

At around 2 p.m., crime scene tape still closed off nearly the entire street between Cleveland Avenue and Blackford Street, and neighbors were seen watching the investigation from their porches within the blocked off area. Investigators were seen entering and exiting a home on the street.

The Violent Crime Bureau are investigating. Police ask anyone with information regarding this incident to call he Chattanooga Police Department at 423-698-2525. Persons may remain anonymous.

This is a developing story. 

Stay with the Times Free Press for more on this developing story.

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