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UPDATE: CPD investigating third shooting Tuesday; gang member shot

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Chattanooga police are investigating a third shooting Tuesday evening after a victim showed up at a local hospital.

This incident was reported shortly before 6:00 p.m. from the 1800 block of Wilcox Boulevard, according to Hamilton County's 911 call log.

Police confirm the victim, a 20-year-old validated gang member, showed up at a local hospital with a non life-threatening gunshot wound to the leg. The victim told police he was shot by a black man in a black hoodie. Police say the victim gave multiple locations when asked where the shooting happened.

The victim was taken to a local hospital in a cab. 

This is the third shooting reported to CPD Tuesday.

READ MORE | Person robbed and shot on East 36th Street

The day began with an early morning robbery on East 36th Street that sent a man to the hospital with a gunshot wound. A second shooting was reported to CPD around 2:45 p.m. from Rossville Boulevard. Police say a 21-year-old man was shot once while walking down an unknown alley.

READ MORE | UPDATE: Shooting victim shows up at local hospital 

Police have not said if any of the incidents are related.

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