East Ridge police are investigating the shooting of a teenager on Monday afternoon.

It happened around 4:40 p.m. at 3600 Shirl Jo Lane off John Ross Road.

Chief Stan Allen says police found a 17-year-old male who was suffering from a gunshot wound.

The teen was taken to Erlanger where his condition is unknown.

Chief Allen says the investigation is ongoing and no arrests have been made.

If you have any information about this incident, you’re asked to call the East Ridge Police Department at (423) 622-1725.

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