Knoxville Police investigate shooting

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Knoxville police spent Wednesday night investigating a shooting on Beaumont Avenue.

Around 8:45 PM, a woman approached a home and asked to use the phone. Once she got the phone, two men rushed the front door. One of them was armed with a gun.

The homeowner slammed the door shut, but was hit when the man fired through the doorway.

The homeowner was taken to UT Medical Center with non life-threatening injuries.


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