Police identify man fatally shot in vehicle outside of East Knoxville residence

Crime and Courts

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — Police have identified the victim of a fatal shooting who died Monday afternoon in East Knoxville.

Officers responded to a call in the 2700 block of Louise Avenue around 1:15 p.m. and found 41-year-old Muhammad Allen inside a vehicle with a gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The shooting remains under active investigation by the Knoxville Police Department Violent Crimes Unit.

If you have any information you’re encouraged to contact East Tennessee Valley Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS. Tipsters will remain anonymous. 

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