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UPDATE: Afternoon shooting in Chattanooga

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Police tape marks the scene of the afternoon shooting in Chattanooga Tuesday. Photo by Jared Guest/WRCBtv.com Police tape marks the scene of the afternoon shooting in Chattanooga Tuesday. Photo by Jared Guest/WRCBtv.com
CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) -

UPDATE:  Chattanooga Police responded to a person shot at 300 W. 35th Street short after 12 Tuesday afternoon. 

Officers located the victim, 19-year-old Quadarius Bowling, who was suffering from a gunshot wound to his hip.

Bowling stated that he was walking in the roadway when an unknown suspect, riding in a four door green Pontiac Grand Am, started shooting at him. 

He was struck in the hip and later transported to a local hospital for his injury which is non-life threatening. 

Police have no further suspect information or leads at this time and ask anyone with information regarding this crime to call the Chattanooga Police Department at 423-698-2525 or Crime Stoppers at 423-698-3333. 

The investigation is ongoing and more information will be released when available.

 


 

An afternoon shooting near the intersection of Chandler Avenue and West 35th Street resulted in a man being taken to a nearby hospital for examination and treatment.

He is expected to recover, with the injuries believed to be non-life-threatening.

A few shell casings were found near the victim's flip-flops, which were left in the intersection after the shooting. The victim ran behind a nearby house after the shooting.

Police are searching for the suspect, but currently have not released a description.

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