KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — A Sunday morning shooting in Sevierville led to one person being injured and another arrested. The incident took place at the Bluffs Grill and Tap around 12:20 am according to the Sevierville Police Department.
An adult man was shot in the leg and taken to the University of Tennessee Medical Center according to Sevierville Police. Authorities are working to determine his identity.
Police say that shortly after they responded to the shooting, a Sevier County Sheriff’s Office deputy stopped a vehicle on Interstate 40 whose occupants were reportedly involved in the shooting. Damian Hamblin, 30*, of Morristown, TN was arrested and charged with reckless endangerment, possession of a firearm while intoxicated, and simple possession of marijuana.
Currently, police are for two additional people believed to have been involved in the incident, including the suspected shooter.
*Editor’s Note: A spokesperson for the City of Sevierville clarified Monday that Hamblin’s age is 30. The story has been updated.