Man fatally shot on Portland Street in East Chattanooga


CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) – Chattanooga Police have arrested and charged the suspect wanted in the connection to the deadly shooting that happened early Monday morning.

20-year-old, Jeremy Sutton has been charged with criminal homicide.

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It happened just after midnight in the 2000 block of Portland Street.

Police found the body of 35 year old Douglas Holmes with multiple gunshot wounds.

Sutton is being held at Hamilton County Jail on a 1.5 million bond, according to HCSO records.

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If you have any information on the shooting, please call the homicide tip line at 423-643-5100 or submit a tip via the CPD Mobile App. You can remain anonymous.