Woman shot near downtown Knoxville; police say victim knew suspect

Local News

A woman was taken to the hospital with a non-life threatening injury after a shooting Friday afternoon at an apartment complex near downtown Knoxville.

The shooting was reported around 4:23 p.m. at Vista Apartments on Summitt Hill. The Knoxville Police Department says a woman was shot in the leg. She was taken to UT Medical Center for what were described as non-life threatening injuries.

Police say the victim and the suspect knew each other.

No other information has been released.

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