16-Year-Old Shot Near Emma Wheeler Homes

Monday, September 01, 2014

A 16-year-old was shot near Emma Wheeler Homes on Sunday night.

At approximately 7:40 p.m., Chattanooga Police received a call of a person shot from a local hospital.

Officers spoke to the victim, a 16-year-old black male, who was transported to a local hospital in a personal vehicle.

The victim’s injury is minor and non-life threatening.

Investigators spoke to the victim who stated he was near Emma Wheeler Homes when he heard three gunshots and noticed he was shot.

The victim told investigators that he was unable to see who fired the shots and could not provide any suspect information.

Officers were unable to locate a crime scene.

Chattanooga Police ask anyone with information regarding this crime to call 423-698-2525


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