Clerk Shot During Holdup At Lee Highway Convenience Store Early Saturday Morning

Saturday, December 9, 2017

A clerk was shot during a holdup at a convenience store on Lee Highway early Saturday morning.

Paul Evans, 24, has non-life threatening injuries.

At approximately 12:56 a.m. Chattanooga Police responded to a person shot call at the Mapco at 6200 Lee Highway.
 
Upon arrival, Chattanooga Police officers located the victim.
He told police that a man armed with a gun entered the store and demanded money from the register.
 
The suspect jumped the counter, shot the victim then quickly fled the store.
 
The victim was transported to a local hospital by Hamilton County EMS.
 
Members of the Violent Crime Bureau are actively investigating this incident. If you have any information, call police immediately. You can remain anonymous.
 
Chattanooga Police ask anyone with information regarding this incident to call 423-698-2525.


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