One dead, another injured in Knoxville shooting

One dead, another injured in Knoxville shooting

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It happened Saturday evening at about 6:40 p.m. on the 12-hundred block of East New Street. It happened Saturday evening at about 6:40 p.m. on the 12-hundred block of East New Street.

KNOXVILLE (WATE) - One person is dead and another is in the hospital after a shooting at an apartment complex in East Knoxville. 

It happened Saturday evening at about 6:40 p.m. on the 12-hundred block of East New Street. 

Officers arrived to find a man with a gun shot wound. He was taken to the hospital, but later died of his injuries. His name has not been released.

While officers were investigating, another person arrived at the hospital with a gun shot wound. That person's condition is unknown at the time. 

Police believe the two victims were part of the same shooting. 

Anyone with information as to what may have happened is asked to call Investigator Patty Tipton at (865) 215-7325 or the crime and drug hotline at (865) 215-7212.
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