KNOXVILLE (WATE) – One person was shot during a shooting early Thursday morning in South Knoxville.
The Knoxville Police Department responded to the call at 1:25 a.m at 1415 E. Moody Avenue. Witnesses heard yelling and gunshots at Southmont Apartments. Police saw shell casings and damaged windows, however, no suspects were found.
Investigators received a call at 3:14 a.m. for a gunshot victim. A male had a gunshot wound on his leg. However, the victim did not want medical treatment. Police say his injury is non-life threatening.
Police believe the suspect is “a large male in dark clothing.”
To contact the Knoxville Police Department with information, call 865-215-7212.