This story was updated at 4:44 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019, to change the date of the incident from Tuesday to Monday, based on corrected information provided by the Chattanooga Police Department.
A woman who arrived at a local hospital Monday afternoon with a gunshot wound told police she was checking on a flat tire in a car she was in near a gas station in the 4700 block of Brainerd Road when she heard a gunshot and realized she had been struck.
The report came in to Chattanooga police at about 5:15 p.m. Police were unable to locate a crime scene.
Authorities ask that anyone with any information about the incident call 423-698-2525 or submit a tip using the Chattanooga Police Department's mobile app. Tipsters can remain anonymous.