KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — One person is dead and another is injured after a shooting happened at a café in Knoxville on Gleason Drive early morning Sunday.
Knoxville Police Department responded to a reported shooting in the parking lot of Bebo’s Café at 8111 Gleason Drive. The officers arrived at the scene and found two people injured by the shooting.
Cedric Isom, 29, of Knoxville, was killed in the shooting. The second male victim remains hospitalized after being shot in the leg.
Responding officers were able to apply a tourniquet to the second victim’s leg to reduce bleeding. He is expected to survive his injuries, police said.
Investigators believe at least two people fired shots during the incident and numerous people were in the immediate area when the shooting occurred.
No suspects have been charged. The shooting remains under investigation by the KPD Violent Crimes Unit.
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