2 People Shot On Ivy Street

Sunday, November 18, 2012

Two people were shot on Ivy Street early Sunday morning, including one who was inside a house.

At 1:51 a.m. Chattanooga Police responded to a shooting at 2217 Ivy St. Officers found Michael Jones, 55, suffering from a gunshot wound to the leg. He was transported to a local hospital for the non-life-threatening injury.

Officers were also notified of a second victim, Lee Clements, 18, who arrived at a local hospital via a personally-owned vehicle. Clements was suffering from a gunshot wound to the chest, but is listed in stable condition.

It was reported to investigators that Clements was outside the residence of 2217 Ivy St. when an unknown suspect shot at him several times. Jones was inside the residence and was struck by one of the bullets. The suspects fled the area prior to police arrival.

Anyone with information on this crime is asked to call the Chattanooga Police Department at 423-698-2525.

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