Man charged in shooting off I-24 West in Chattanooga
Chattanooga police say one person has been charged in a shooting off I-24 West Saturday evening.
It happened around 6:40 pm at the 4th Avenue Exit.
Police say the 30-year-old victim was riding in the same vehicle as the suspect, 26-year-old Justin Sheppard, when he was shot after they got off I-24W.
Police say the pair knew each other.
The victim was taken to a local hospital. His wound was not life-threatening.
Sheppard is charged with aggravated assault and possession of a firearm with intent to go armed.
He is scheduled to appear in court on January 9.
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