Man Shot In The Knee While Walking on 25th Street; Will Not Cooperate With Police

Sunday, February 23, 2014

A man was shot on Saturday night while walking on 25th Street.

At approximately 9:12  p.m., Chattanooga Police responded to a person shot at 250 W. 25th Street.

Officers located the victim, Stephen Strickland, who was suffering from a gunshot wound to his right knee. He was transported to a local hospital for the injury which is not life threatening.

While at the hospital, the victim stated to detectives that he was walking on W. 25th Street when he heard several gunshots and an unknown vehicle sped off. He also stated that he would not cooperate with the investigation.

Chattanooga Police have no suspect information at this time and ask anyone with knowledge of this incident to call 423-698-2525.


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