A Local 8 Weather Alert has been issued for Wednesday morning (the busiest travel day of the year), due to the cold rain and wet snow mix expected across East Tennessee. While it may be a cold rain in the Valley, drivers headed toward the Smokies or the Tri-Cities are more likely to encounter moderate wet snow showers. Please be advised.
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.
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