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UPDATE: Chattanooga Police investigate shooting near Alton Park

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UPDATE: Chattanooga Police continue to investigate the city's latest shooting.

Police tell Channel 3 20-year-old David Kennard was shot at the corner of West 38th Street and Alton Park Boulevard around 10:00  Friday night.

Kennard told police he was standing in the front yard when he heard several gunshots and realized he had been shot. Some friends took him to the hospital.

Kennard could not give police a description of the suspects or their vehicle.

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Chattanooga Police are investigating a shooting that was reported just after 10:00pm. Friday.

 Dispatch tells Channel 3, they were called after the gunshot victim was taken to the hospital.  

Police have blocked off the area between West Avenue and South Market Street.

We will continue to update this story as more information becomes available.

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