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Early Sunday morning shooting leads to arrest of victim's wife

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) -

The Chattanooga Police Department responded to a local hospital Sunday morning where a person showed up with a gunshot wound. 

The call of a person shot came in shortly after 2:30 am.

The victim, 58-year-old John Franklin, told officers that he and his wife were arguing before his wife, 50-year-old Jennifer Franklin, shot him.

The shooting happened in the 1200 block of King Arthur Road.

John Franklin arrived at the hospital in a personal vehicle. His injuries are considered non-life-threatening.

Jennifer Franklin is currently in the Hamilton County Jail.  She faces a charge of aggravated assault (domestic).

Members of the Violent Crime Bureau are investigating this incident.

If you have any information, please call the CPD at (423) 698-2525.

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