1 killed, another injured in shooting at North Knoxville home

1 killed, another injured in shooting at North Knoxville home

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According to the Knoxville Police Department, 64-year-old Terry Mack Senior was shot multiple times at his home on North Park Boulevard. According to the Knoxville Police Department, 64-year-old Terry Mack Senior was shot multiple times at his home on North Park Boulevard.
A white SUV thought to have been used in the shooting was stopped on I-275 Thursday afternoon. A white SUV thought to have been used in the shooting was stopped on I-275 Thursday afternoon.

KNOXVILLE (WATE) - Police are investigating after one man was killed and another injured in a shooting in North Knoxville.

According to the Knoxville Police Department, Terry Mack Sr., 64, was shot multiple times at his home on North Park Boulevard.

Officials say Mack had been confronted inside his home by two men when the shooting took place. Mack then allegedly fired upon the suspects, hitting and killing one of the suspects, Dearies Marcel George, 24.

Mack was taken to UT Medical Center for treatment for his injuries. Police say those injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

An autopsy is expected to performed on the George Thursday to determine the exact cause of death.

Police say they do not yet know the motive behind the shooting.

Officers and investigators stopped a white SUV which was thought to be used in the shooting around 5 p.m. on I-275. Ramond Martez Jackson, 23, was detained and questioned.

The vehicle was towed. Jackson was arrested on charges not related to the shooting including possession of a Schedule II drug (hydrocodone) and driving on a suspended license.

The investigation continues into the shooting.

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