Teen in critical but stable condition after West Knoxville shooting

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – The Violent Crimes Unit of the Knoxville Police Department is investigating a shooting late Wednesday that left a 19-year-old hospitalized.

KPD officers responded to a shooting in the 2000 block of Glenn Avenue just after 10 p.m. Wednesday where a 19-year-old male was found suffering from a gunshot wound.

The victim was transported to the UT Medical Center for treatment for his injuries where he remains hospitalized with critical injuries but is in stable condition.

A KPD release said all involved parties are accounted for and no charges have been filed at this time. The incident is under active investigation by the Violent Crimes Unit. 

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