2 People Shot On Taylor Street

Thursday, November 8, 2012

Two people were shot on Taylor Street on Thursday night.

At 8:40 p.m., Chattanooga Police responded to 3007 Taylor St., where they found two victims suffering from gunshot wounds. A 21-year-old man and a 71-year-old man were transported to a local hospital for treatment of the non-life threatening injuries.

The victims have been identified as Blake Reid, 21, and James Gibson, 71. Both victims are listed in stable condition. Investigators believe that Mr. Reid was targeted by the suspect(s) and that Mr. Gibson was an innocent bystander that was struck by a stray bullet.

The investigation is ongoing.

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