Police: 1 victim hospitalized after shooting in North Knoxville

Crime and Courts

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — One victim has been hospitalized after a shooting in North Knoxville Monday afternoon, according to Knoxville Police.

KPD reports that around 4:15 p.m. officers responded to a residence in the 2700 block of Copeland Street for calls reporting a victim with a gunshot wound.

Officers found a male suffering from a gunshot wound in the upper arm and was transported to UT Medical Center.

Injuries did not appear to be life-threatening, police said.

KPD was told the male suspect was in a vehicle and fired multiple rounds at the victim and a second male while they were in a vehicle. The second male wasn’t struck by gunfire.

The shooting is being investigated by the KPD Violent Crimes Unit.

Have information? Call 865-215-7212.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories

Latest News Videos

Two arrested for hit and run crash

School Supplies Drives

Peyton Manning coming to Knoxville for Greater Knoxville Sports Hall of Fame induction ceremony

Mayor Jacobs: No new COVID restrictions

Dollywood releases August career and jobs fair schedule

Records: State spent $11K on influencers for airfare promo