Two male teenagers were shot Saturday evening on North Orchard Knob Avenue.
At approximately 6:45 p.m., Chattanooga Police were dispatched to the 600 block of North Orchard Knob Avenue on a report of a person shot. While en route, responding officers were advised by dispatch that a victim, 17, had been shot and was being transported to the hospital by private vehicle with a non-life threatening injury.
Upon arrival, officers located a second victim, 18, suffering from a gunshot wound and secured the scene.
The second victim was transported to a local hospital by Hamilton County EMS with a non-life threatening injury.
Investigators with the Violent Crimes Unit responded to conduct an investigation.
Both victims indicated that they were in a field near the above location when they heard shots and realized they had been struck.
Chattanooga Police ask anyone with information regarding this incident to call 423 698-2525 or submit a tip via the CPD Mobile App. You can remain anonymous.