Around 8:30 Wednesday night, Chattanooga Police were flagged down by a person who said he had been shot.

Carl Parks told officers he was sitting in his vehicle at a laundromat on Market Street when he was approached by a black male who fired several rounds at him.

Parks was struck in the upper back and transported to a local hospital for non-life threatening injuries.

The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information concerning this crime is asked to call the Chattanooga Police Department at 423-698-2525 or Crime Stoppers at 423-698-3333.