Man Shot At Car Wash On Wilcox Boulevard; Won't Cooperate With Investigation; 2nd Shooting On Fagan Street

Wednesday, January 1, 2014

A man was shot Tuesday afternoon at a car wash on Wilcox Boulevard.

Police said he would not cooperate with the investigation.

At approximately 2:15 p.m., Chattanooga Police responded to Memorial Hospital on a person shot.  The victim, 35-year-old Alvin Sanders Frederique, told hospital staff that he was at the car wash at 2300 Wilcox Blvd. when he heard several shots from an unknown direction.  

Frederique, who has had a number of prior arrests, said a friend transported him to the hospital after realizing he was shot.  

The victim was shot in the right thigh and was treated for the non-life-threatening injury.  

Investigators attempted to speak to Frederique at the hospital, but he stated that he was not going to cooperate with the investigation.  

Later Tuesday, a 23-year-old man was shot on Fagan Street.

At approximately 10:09 p.m., Chattanooga Police responded to a person shot at 3800 Fagan St.  Police located the victim, Simeon Dupree, who was suffering from a gunshot wound to his right leg.  

Dupree said he was leaving a friend’s residence when he heard several gunshots. He realized that he had been shot and was transported to a local hospital for the non-life-threatening injury.  

Police have no suspect information.  

If anyone has information regarding the incidents, please contact Chattanooga Police at 423-698-2525 or Crime Stoppers at 423-698-3333.


Latest Hamilton County Jail Booking Report

Here is the latest jail booking report from Hamilton County: ANDREWS, WINDA FAYE 4902 GOLFVIEW DR CHATTANOOGA, 37411 55 Chattanooga FAILURE TO APPEAR BENN, MARCUS ANTAWAN 3216 6TH AVE CHATTANOOGA, 37407 29 Chattanooga SIMPLE ASSAULT CONTRABAND IN PENAL INSTITUTIONS BLAIS, CANE CHRISTIAN 2824 SYDNEY STREET JACKSONVILLE, 32206 21 Hamilton ... (click for more)

Former Meigs County Official Connie Allen Indicted On Theft Charge

An investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of a former Meigs County interim finance director on theft charges. At the request of 9 th  District Attorney General Russell Johnson, TBI special agents began investigating Connie Allen on Nov. 24, 2014. TBI agents worked in conjunction with the Tennessee Comptroller ... (click for more)

Finley Stadium Needs To Grow Up - And Response

RE:  Finley Stadium Financial Picture Rosy; Beer And Alcohol Sales Approved; AstroTurf Almost Ready and City, County Pitching In $250,000 Each For New Finley Stadium AstroTurf I read a story here five days ago about a rosy future for Finley stadium. It lead me to believe that the stadium was making money and even improvements with donations.  Then we get a short ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Mom’s Parting Instructions

My mother, Helen Exum, went to be with the Lord in late August of last year and, in the way folks do, I was going through some of her files last week when I ran across an envelope with my name on it. Inside was a story and written in her hand were the words, “This is a wonderful story for you to tell!” Not being one to disobey my mother and not about to waylay the wishes of the ... (click for more)

Grissom Eases Past Central To Reach Pounder Classic Finals

After recording three straight blowout wins in the Pounder Classic, Grissom was challenged Saturday afternoon by host Central at Cobble Field at Gene Lively Stadium. The outcome, however, was the same. Grissom, out of Huntsville, Ala., got a two-run homer from Palmer Ford in a three-run first inning, freshman left-hander Wesley Widner continued his solid pitching and the ... (click for more)

Schupp, Carpenter Overall Winners In 65 Roses 5K

CLEVELAND, Tenn. – The younger generation took charge on Saturday morning in the 13 th annual 65 Roses 5K road race. A pair of 18-year-old college freshmen were the overall winners as Paul Schupp and Amy Carpenter claimed those titles with times of 16:34 and 19:18, respectively. The 3.1-mile race started and finished on the campus of Lee University.   It was a mostly-flat ... (click for more)