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UPDATE: Suspect in Miller Park shooting ID'ed

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UPDATE: Chattanooga police have identified the suspect in Tuesday’s Miller Park shooting as Anthony Thomas.

Thomas has been charged with attempted 1st deg murder, aggravated assault, possession of a firearm during the commission of a dangerous felony and possession of a controlled substance for resale.


PREVIOUS STORY: Chattanooga police were able to find the victim of Tuesday’s shooting at Miller Park at the corner of Broad St. and 10th Street, suffering from two gunshot wounds.

According to police, Darrius Starling was transported to a local hospital for treatment and suffered two non-life-threatening gunshots wounds. 

Additionally, the suspect was located nearby in the 800 block of 11th Street and is being interviewed by Violent Crimes Investigators.

Chattanooga Mayor, Andy Berke released a statement in regards of the the Miller Park shooting, "We are glad the victim is doing well at this time and thankful for the great work of our Chattanooga Police officers, who showed quick action in apprehending the suspect." 

The suspect has not yet been named by police.


PREVIOUS STORY: Chattanooga police have one suspect in custody from an afternoon shooting Tuesday in downtown Chattanooga at Miller Park.

According to Chattanooga Police, a man was shot twice.

The victim's injuries are considered to be non-life-threatening, according to police. 

Police expect the park to be closed for the remainder of the day as they conduct their investigation.

We have a crew on scene. Stay with Channel 3 Eyewitness News and WRCBtv.com for updates on this developing story. 

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