UPDATE: Police make arrest in 10th shooting
Police have arrested a suspect in Tuesday night's shooting, the 10th shooting in four days.
UPDATE: Chattanooga police have arrested a suspect in the tenth recent shooting in the city.
Averoyan Sandbridge, 27 has been charged with:
- Attempted 1st Degree Murder
- Aggravated Assault
- Domestic Aggravated Assault (two counts)
- Felony Reckless Endangerment warrants
Police say the victim, 22-year-old Diaz Darden, was transported to a local hospital for examination and treatment of a non-life-threatening gunshot wound.
PREVIOUS STORY: Chattanooga Police responded to a shooting on the 2500 block of E 3rd Street at just before midnight, late Tuesday evening.
A male victim has a gunshot wound. The injuries are not life-threatening.
The victim was in the backyard of a house when he heard gunshots. As he went back into the house, he realized he had been hit in the hand.
The victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment.
A suspect has been detained by police in connection with this shooting. This investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information about this crime are asked to contact Chattanooga Police at 698-2525.