Two men shot on University Avenue in Knoxville | UPDATE

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Police say two men were shot around 4:25 p.m. Saturday in the 1200 block of University Avenue.

They say 51-year-old Terry Stewart, of Knoxville, and 46-year-old Kerry Johnson, of Louisville, were approached by two black men who demanded money.

Officers say the victims were shot as they tried to run away.

Stewart was found on the sidewalk with a broken leg from running. Johnson was dropped off at Ft. Sanders Regional with a gunshot wound.

Both men are expected to live. Investigators are following leads.


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