Chattanooga Police responded at 4:54 a.m. Saturday to a shooting that occurred in the 600 block of North Orchard Knob Avenue.
The victim, Stephen Strickland, 25, had been transported to a local hospital via a personally-owned vehicle where he was treated for the non-life threatening injury. It was reported to investigators that Strickland was walking down the sidewalk when he was shot by an unknown suspect.
The investigation is on-going, and it is believed that Strickland was targeted by the suspect and that it was not a random shooting.
Anyone with information on this crime is asked to call the Chattanooga Police Department at 423 698-2525.