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UPDATE: Suspect arrested in shooting of teen

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UPDATE: Chattanooga Police Department investigators have arrested 19-year-old Terry Marshell Smith Jr. in the shooting of a 15-year-old male Tuesday evening.

Smith was charged with attempted murder, aggravated assault, unlawful possession of a weapon and possessing a firearm during a dangerous felony.

The investigation is ongoing.


PREVIOUS STORY: Chattanooga Police are investigating a shooting that lead to a teenager being shot in the shoulder near 3200 Taylor Street. 

Police tell Channel 3 that around 7:20 a 15-year-old arrived at a local hospital suffering from a single gunshot wound to the right shoulder.

Officers were able to locate shell casings at 3210 Taylor Street and established a crime scene. 

The teen's injury is not believed to be life threatening and at this time, police do not have any suspect information.

Chattanooga Police ask anyone with information regarding this crime to call 423-698-2525.  

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


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