UPDATE: The Chattanooga police officer and the victim shot early Sunday morning have been released from the hospital.  The search continues for the suspect.


PREVIOUS STORY: Chattanooga police confirm an officer was shot just around 4:00 a.m. Sunday.

A spokesperson with the department tells Channel 3 that the officer is in stable condition.

Police say a second person was also shot during the incident. The second person's condition has not been released.

Police say both the officer and the second victim are males but haven't released their names.

Channel 3 is working to learn more details about the suspect and the events leading up to the shooting.

 Stay with the WRCB app for updates to this developing story.


ORIGINAL STORY: Several Chattanooga police officers are on the scene at the Waffle House on E. 23rd Street. 

The call came in as an EMS call at 4:00 Sunday morning. 

Channel 3 has a crew on the scene and is working to learn more.

Chattanooga Police tells Ch. 3 a public information officer is headed to the scene. 

Stay with Channel 3 as this story develops.