Knox County Sheriff identifies victim of fatal West Knoxville shooting

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UPDATE: The Knox County Sheriff’s Office has identified 21-year-old Cameron Lashan Russell as the victim shot and killed late Monday, Jan. 25, in the 1400 block of Aldenwood Lane. Police are waiting for an update on the condition of the second victim who was transported to UT Medical Center with multiple gunshot wounds.


KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — The Knox County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal shooting in the West Knoxville area late Monday night.

According to KCSO spokesperson Kimberly Glenn, the Knox County Sheriff’s Office Patrol Units, along with Major Crimes and Forensics responded to the scene of a shooting in the 1400 block of Aldenwood Lane with two victims.

Glenn saying that one of the victims was fatally shot, while the other was transported to UT Medical Center with multiple gunshot wounds. 

KCSO’s Major Crimes Unit is leading the investigation. It is in the very preliminary stages.

This is a developing story.

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