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UPDATED: Two shot, one dead at Chattanooga apartment complex

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By WRCB Staff

CHATTANOOGA (WRCB) - Chattanooga police are investing a deadly shooting that happened around 12:15 a.m. at the British Woods Apartments on Oakdale Drive.

Two people were shot in what Chattanooga Police Officer Rebecca Royval says was possibly a robbery gone bad at 4417 Oakwood Drive.

According to police, Bernard Hughes, 46, was fatal shot in the head. The second victim, Timothy Westfield, 45, was shot in the hand. Westfield has been transported to an area hospital.

Police are speaking with witnesses right now to find out exactly what happened. There is no suspect information available at this time.

There is no indication that this shooting is related to the later shooting involving three Chattanooga police officers.

This story will be updated on with new information as it becomes available. Keep up with this story throughout the day on

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