(WBIR) The Knoxville Police Department said a man wanted for a shooting this afternoon in East Knoxville is in custody.

KPD announced Sunday evening that Michael Smith, 34, turned himself in.

Smith has been charged with two counts of Attempted First Degree Murder.

His mug shot was not available as of Sunday night.

The male shooting victim was taken to UT Medical Center. His condition has yet to be released.


One person was shot and taken to the hospital after an incident Sunday afternoon in East Knoxville, according to officers on the scene.

Knoxville Police told 10News the shooting happened off of Langland Street.

The victim was shot in the chest and taken to UT Medical Center.

10News will update this story as more details become available