East Knoxville Shooting

By: Nick Bona
By: Nick Bona

Knoxville (WVLT) -- Knoxville Police are investigation a shooting this evening at Walter P. Taylor Homes.

Just before 8 PM, police received a call of a 42 year old black male shot in the parking lot outside the Walter P. Taylor Market and Deli at 500 McConnell Street in East Knoxville.

The victim was transported to UT Medical with a non-life threatening gun shot wound to his stomach.

Police say they are looking for a 15 or 16 year old black male who was last seen wearing blue jeans and a white t-shirt.

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