Shooting outside East Knoxville club

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT)-- Knoxville Police are searching for suspects after an early morning shooting outside an East Knoxville nightclub .

Officers arrived at Rock's Grand Lounge off of Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue around 5:15 Saturday morning. Police found the victim sitting on the sidewalk with a gunshot wound to the right knee.

They believe a fist fight took place in the club and wound up in the street where the victim was shot.

The suspects fled the scene in a white Cadillac.


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