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12-23-16 Shooting - 1500 block Anderson Ave

On December 22, 2016 at approximately 6:48 p.m., Chattanooga Police responded to the 1500 block of Anderson Ave on a person shot. The following are the preliminary facts of that investigation:

  • Upon arrival Officers located the victim suffering from a single gunshot wound to the left cheek
  • The victim advised that he was attempting to break up a disorder at the residence when he was shot
  • The victim was transported to a local hospital by HCEMS
  • His injuries are non-life-threatening at this time
  • The suspect fled the scene prior to police arrival
  • Suspect information will not be released until further investigation is completed
  • Witnesses are cooperating with the investigation
  • Members of the Violent Crime Bureau are actively investigating this incident and following all actionable leads

Calvin Peterson (male, 65)

The investigation is ongoing and more information will be released when available.


NOTE: The preceding information is preliminary and is subject to change as the investigation continues.

Chattanooga Police Department
3410 Amnicola Hwy.
Chattanooga, TN 37406 (map)

Office hours are Monday through Friday 8:00 AM through 5:00 PM

Emergencies: 911

To report a crime or request assistance: (423) 698-2525

General Information:
(423) 643-5000

Crime Prevention and Community Outreach:
(423) 643-5090

Crime Stoppers Hotline:
(423) 698-3333

Drug Tip Hotline:
(423) 493-BUST (2878)

Homicide Tip Line: 
(423) 643-5100



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