EAST RIDGE, Tenn. (WDEF) — The East Ridge Police Department is investigating a shooting.
Police say it happened around 5:15 a.m. Wednesday morning at the Newcastle Apartments on Roper Street.
According to the East Ridge Police Department, officers encountered the victim being driven to a local hospital in a private vehicle while the officers when en route to the scene.
Police say that officers found shell casings and two vehicles that had been shot at the scene.
The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call the East Ridge Police Department.