Knoxville (WVLT) - Knoxville Police are searching for a man, wanted in connection with an early morning shooting.
Officers say about 7:45 Monday morning, they found a man shot in the leg at an apartment complex on West Parkway.
Investigators say a fight between a group of people in the parking lot led to the shooting.
The victim was taken to UT Medical Center with a non-life threatening injury.
The suspect is a black man, who police say fled the scene a dark purple Mazda 929, police located the vehicle in the parking lot of Steeplechase Apartments.
Investigators say the suspect is armed with a shotgun and wearing a white t-shirt and blue shorts.
If you have any information, you're asked to call KPD at 215-7212.
To comment, the following rules must be followed:
Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.
Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Links require admin approval before posting.
Questions may be sent to email@example.com. Please provide detailed information.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.