The victim of Wednesday night’s homicide has been identified as Charleston P. Beard, 22.
Police said he was murdered in an alley on Vance Avenue late Wednesday night.
At approximately 11:30 p.m., Chattanooga Police responded to the 2000 block of Vance Avenue regarding a man found lying in the alley.
Responding officers found the victim who had been shot and was pronounced dead on the scene.
Anyone with information on this crime is asked to call the Chattanooga Police Department at 423-698-2525.