UPDATE: Chattanooga police released information of officer-involved shooting, which killed the suspect.
Just before noon today Chattanooga Police responded to the 5113 Woodland View Cir. in response to a mental health/unknown trouble call.
The suspect was transported to a local hospital where he received treatment but succumbed to his injuries.
CPD crime scene unit is on scene to help HCSO to do Lieca 3-D scan of crime scene. Wide perimeter set now pic.twitter.com/J93BtNJczV— Dan Kennedy (@DanOKennedy) December 12, 2015
CPD crime scene unit is on scene to help HCSO to do Lieca 3-D scan of crime scene. Wide perimeter set now pic.twitter.com/J93BtNJczV
PREVIOUS STORY: A Chattanooga police officer shot a man near Emma Wheeler Homes around noon on Saturday.
Witnesses tell Channel 3 the man had a gun. No officers or bystanders were injured.
CPD Chief Fred Fletcher said, multiple officers fired shots at the suspect, Javario S. Eagle died at a local hospital from his injuries.
Hamilton County Sheriff's Office will investigate the shooting, which is standard procedure. Investigators have a wide perimeter set up and will do a 3D scan of the crime scene with Lieca technology.
We have a crew on scene and will continue to update this story throughout the day.
A vehicle was traveling west on Hamill Road and had stopped at the railroad crossing. The gates were extended with flashing lights and sounding bell.
900 Whitehall Road
Chattanooga, TN 37405
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