Victims Identified In Sunday Night's Shooting At Rossville Boulevard Market

Sunday, January 20, 2013

Three people were shot Sunday night at the Rossville Corner Market near the 3700 block of Rossville Boulevard.

The victims have been identified as Christopher Penn, 21, Dayontae Menifee, 24, and Amy West, 19. It was reported to detectives that the suspect(s) fled in a white Ford Crown Victoria.  

The injuries to the victims are not believed to be life-threatening.

The gunfire broke out around 6:15 p.m.

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

 


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