Ryan Crowe, 22, was shot Thursday morning in the 600 block of Ashland Terrace, when suspects made entry into his residence and demanded money from him. A witness stated to police that while Mr. Crowe attempted to fight off the suspects, he was shot by one of them.
The Chattanooga Police Department responded to a call about the shooting at 2:06 a.m. Thursday. Upon arrival, police located Mr. Crowe suffering from a gunshot wound. He was transported by Hamilton County EMS to a local hospital. Mr Crowe's injuries are considered non-life threatening.
Members of the Violent Crimes Bureau and Crime Scene are actively investigating this incident. Chattanooga Police ask anyone with information to call 423-698-2525 or submit a tip through the Chattanooga PD Mobile App.
The investigation is ongoing and more information will be released when available.