17-year-old South Knoxville shooting suspect turns himself in

Crime and Courts

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — A 17-year-old has turned himself into Knoxville Police in connection to a shooting on Sept. 8 on Stone Road that left another 17-year-old hospitalized.

The juvenile was taken into custody on juvenile petitions for aggravated assault and minor in possession of a handgun. KPD said additional charges are pending.

The 17-year-old victim remains in the hospital in critical condition, according to Knoxville Police.

The circumstances of the shooting are still under investigation.

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