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Two men have been shot in East Knoxville on MLK and Holston Avenue around 10:00 this evening.
Crews at the scene tell us one male in his 20's was shot twice in the back and another male around 18 was shot in the shoulder.
Apparently one victim flagged down a Rural Metro ambulance after it happened.
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