CPD says one person is dead after Sunday morning shooting

CPD says one person is dead after Sunday morning shooting



well shooting near a popular restaurant where University of Tennessee and Chattanooga students often dine out has left one person dead good evening I'm Abby Kirk Chattanooga police say the shooting happened here at Douglass High Apartments on Douglas Street Erin Cooper has been bringing us updates all day long and has more Erin what are those who are living there telling you well a be 12 hours ago it was a very different scene right here by the Douglas Heights apartments the area was scattered with residents who were confused and and upset about what had gone on because they didn't know and several hours later we spoke with some UTC employees who said that they hadn't even heard about the shooting incident until we had reached out leaving people in this community many of them UTC students wondering what happened you see is this caution tape Christian Hearn is a student at UTC he lives here at Douglass Heights I didn't know was going on on Sunday Chattanooga Police confirmed three people had been shot just before 4:00 in the morning on the second floor of Douglass Heights apartment complex which houses numerous UTC students like Hearns neighbor says he heard the news from his roommate these Witnesses believe the shooting happened in a room around the corner from where we spoke facing University and East Martin Luther King Boulevard hours later three cars were towed away Chattanooga Police say the cars are currently being investigated CPD also confirmed News Channel 9 that two people were injured one person died another neighbor shared this video they took with News Channel nine it shows several men getting handcuffed by police moments after the shooting happened we don't know how they're connected with the shooting now information from CPD's home usamos ID sergeant has been relayed to News Channel nine and they are still even 13 hours later gathering evidence on information on who the suspects are and we still do not have any information yet on the identities of the shootings victims this is a developing story and we will keep you updated but for now reporting live downtown in Chattanooga I'm Erin Cooper News Channel nine all right Thank You Erin again this is a developing story we will continue to keep you updated on air and online


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