SWEETWATER, Tenn. (WVLT)-- Monroe County authorities are investigating a shooting in Sweetwater.
It happened near Jaynes Street just before 8 p.m. Sunday.
According to Sweetwater Police, Taryn Ogle was taken to Sweetwater Hospital and then flown to UT Medical Center, where she was released within the hour.
Ogle told police she was in the car with two other people at the time of the shooting. The driver of the car, Eric Camp, was grazed by a bullet and taken to the hospital with minor injuries. A third passenger in the car was not injured.
Detective John Scruggs told Local 8 News there was an altercation with a suspect in another car before the shooting happened.
Police are still tracking down the suspect.
Stay with Local 8 News as new information develops.
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