UPDATE: Man injured in shooting on Glass Street
Chattanooga police responded to shooting on Glass Street that sent one man to the hospital.
Friday, February 27th 2015, 5:02 am EST
Friday, February 27th 2015, 4:02 pm EST
Chattanooga Police responded to a person shot call around 2:30 Friday morning.
Upon their arrival, officers found 23-year-old Rodriquez Jones suffering from a single gunshot wound.
Police tell us Jones was found at J and J Lounge on Glass Street, but the preliminary investigation shows that the actual incident occurred at the corner of Glass Street and Dodson Avenue in the 2200 Block.
Jones told police he had been at the J and J Lounge earlier in the night and was shot after leaving the location. He was transported to a local hospital and is in stable condition.
Chattanooga Police ask anyone with information regarding this crime to call 423-698-2525.
The investigation is ongoing.
Chattanooga police responded to shooting Friday morning in east Chattanooga.
The call went out just after 2:30 a.m.
Officers were called to 2211 Glass Street to find a man suffering from a gunshot wound. He was taken to a local hospital where he's listed in stable condition.
Police were initially dispatched to 2208 Glass Street, where J&J Lounge is located. Police responded to the same bar nearly four years ago when a man was wounded in the groin during a shoot-out outside.
This morning's shooting marks at least 13 shootings reported with 17 people wounded or killed this year.
Compared to the same time last year, police investigated 18 shootings with at least 19 victims.
Anyone with information on this morning's shooting is asked to call Chattanooga police.