Victim, suspect identified in deadly East Knoxville shooting

KNOXVILLE (WATE) – A man is dead after a shooting inside a home in East Knoxville and police are asking for help to find the suspect.

Knoxville Police Department responded to a shooting at 1:55 a.m. Thursday at 1211 Trigg Avenue. Officers said Walter Neal, 34, was found dead when they arrived. Police said Neal did not live at the Trigg Avenue address but was from Knoxville.

Investigators are asking for help to find Christopher Leon Clark, 35, who has been identified as the suspect. He is to be considered armed and dangerous. Anyone with information is asked to call the Knoxville Police Crime Hotline at 865-215-7212.

 

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