Knoxville police investigating East Knoxville shooting

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Knoxville police are investigating an East Knoxville shooting that left one person hospitalized.

The Knoxville Police Department responded to a reported shooting in the 2000 block of Saxton Ave around 11 p.m. Tuesday. 

Multiple rounds were fired into the house, injuring one male. The victim was transported to UT Medical Center for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. 

The KPD Violent Crimes Unit is investigating the incident. Tips can be left on the KPD Crime and Drug Hotline at 865-215-7212 and can be left anonymously. 

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