Man killed in shooting at Knoxville apartment complex

Man killed in shooting at Knoxville apartment complex

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KNOXVILLE (WATE) -- A man was killed Sunday night in a shooting at Townview Towers in Knoxville.

Police say Lamont Carter, 32, was shot just after 8:00 Sunday night at the complex at 1100 Townview Drive.

Carter was found in the courtyard near Building C with one gunshot wound to the chest.

He was taken to UT Medical Center.

Witnesses told police they saw a black man flee the scene on foot. He's described as tall and about 180 pounds. He wore a black jersey and shorts.

If you have any information about this shooting, call the police department's crime information hotline at (865)-215-7212.


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