13-year-old boy shot in East Knoxville

13-year-old boy shot in East Knoxville

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Investigators on the 2500 block of Parkview Avenue in East Knoxville, where a 13-year-old was shot on Sunday. Investigators on the 2500 block of Parkview Avenue in East Knoxville, where a 13-year-old was shot on Sunday.
KNOXVILLE (WATE) - The Knoxville Police Department is actively looking for two suspects Saturday afternoon following a shooting that occurred on Parkview Avenue in East Knoxville.

Around noon, dispatchers received a report of a 13-year-old male shot in the back on the 2500 block of Parkview Avenue.

According to the KPD, the victim saw the suspects approaching from a neighbor's home. When he turned to run inside his home, he was shot in the back by both suspects.

The male victim was transported to the hospital by ambulance, but at this time his injuries do not appear to be life-threatening.




 

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