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Man shot in the head on E 17th Street Friday night

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) -- Just after 11:00 p.m. Friday night, Chattanooga Police Officers responded to a shooting at 1508 E 17th Street.  They found 29 year-old Honoria Vasquez Ramirez suffering from a single gunshot wound to the head. 

He was transported to Erlanger Hospital for treatment for the nonlife-threatening wound. 

Detectives believe the round was fired from outside the residence, penetrated through an exterior wall, and struck the victim. 

The case is still under investigation and anyone with information regarding this shooting is asked to call the Chattanooga Police Department at 423-698-2525 or Crime Stoppers at 423-698-3333.

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