Man injured in shooting at Knoxville apartment complex

Man injured in shooting at Knoxville apartment complex


KNOXVILLE (WATE) - A man was injured in a shooting early Friday morning at a Northeast Knoxville apartment complex.

Officers found Dewell Chandler, 20, at a residence on E. Inskip Drive just before 4:00 a.m. bleeding from a gunshot wound to the leg.

Chandler was uncooperative with officers, but told them he and another male were making "a run" to an apartment complex of which he did not know the name or location.

He stated that he when he stepped out of the vehicle, he heard shots and knew he was hit, but did not know where the shot came from.

Chandler was taken to UT Medical Center for treatment.

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