5 People Shot On Cowart Street Early Sunday Morning

Sunday, July 15, 2018
Five people were shot on Cowart Street early Sunday morning.
 
At approximately 2:55 a.m., Chattanooga Police responded to the area of 1400 Cowart Street on reports of multiple people shot. The shooting was near Coyote Jack's where one person was killed and another injured in a shooting in December 2017.
 
Upon arrival, police found several victims and multiple shell casings throughout a parking lot in the 1400 block of Cowart Street.
 
All of the shooting victims were transported to a local hospital either by Hamilton County EMS or personally-owned vehicles.
 
Investigators with the Violent Crimes Bureau responded to the scene. Police determined there were five victims: Kevin Parks, 32, Kandice Parks, 29, Keosha Strickland, 25, Te Shayla Yearby, 21, and Austin Burns, 22.
 
All victims are reported to have non-life threatening injuries at this time. Members of the Violent Crime Bureau are actively investigating this incident. If you have any information about the incident, please call the Tip Line at 423 643-5100. You can remain anonymous.


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