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UPDATE: Wilcox Blvd shooting victim ID'ed

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) - UPDATE: Chattanooga police have identified the victim in Tuesday night's shooting as 20 year-old Monchello Jessup.

Jessup told police he was standing in the crowd, as part of a music video when the shots were fired.

As Jessup started running, he discovered he had been shot. He was transported to a local hospital in a personal vehicle and treated for a non-life threatening injury.

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

PREVIOUS STORY: Chattanooga police are investigating a shooting that happened on the 2000 block of Wilcox Blvd Tuesday around 9:10 p.m. 

Witnesses told police the unknown suspects drove by the address and began shooting into a small crowd.  One person was hit by gunfire and taken by personal vehicle to the hospital for non-life threatening injuries. 

Witnesses initially told police there were multiple victims but only one victim has been confirmed at this time.  Chattanooga Police are currently processing the scene.

If you have any information about this crime call 423-698-2525. 
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