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7-22-17 Suspect Arrest/Homicide - 4849 Hixson Pike



On July 21, 2017 at 3:25 a.m., Chattanooga Police responded to a person who had been shot. The following are the preliminary facts of that incident:

  • CPD Patrol Officers were on regular patrol in the area and located the victim suffering from a gunshot wound
  • Victim was pronounced deceased on scene by Hamilton County EMS
  • Members of the Violent Crime Bureau are following all actionable leads
  • Anyone in the area that may have heard or witnessed anything suspicious, please call investigators using the Homicide Tip Line 423-643-5100


Name will be released after next of kin notification is made

Chattanooga Police ask anyone with information regarding this incident to call 423-698-2525. 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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