KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — A man is dead following a shooting Tuesday evening in East Knoxville.

At around 5 p.m. Tuesday, Knoxville Police officers responded to a call of a shooting in the 500 block of Fern Street. Officers found a man outside of a home suffering from at least one gunshot wound.

The victim, Brandon Murrell, 31 of Knoxville, was transported to the UT Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

A spokesman for KPD said numerous witnesses have been interviewed. No charges have been filed at this time. The investigation is ongoing. 

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