One transported to hospital after shooting in East Knoxville

Two different shooting occurred Saturday afternoon into the evening.

KNOXVILLE - 9:05 P.M. UPDATE

Knox County dispatch confirmed a shooting in East Knoxville, leaving one person injured.

The call came in at 7:01 p.m.

The shooting happened at Austin Homes Apartments off East New Street.

Officers arrived at the scene to find a vehicle in the grass and a male victim on the ground, next to the vehicle, according to a release from the Knoxville Police Department.

One person was transported to the University of Tennessee Medical Center for further treatment.

The victim has non-life threatening injuries.

The investigation is ongoing at this time.

We'll continue to bring updates as we receive them. 

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Knox County dispatch confirmed a shooting in East Knoxville, leaving one person injured.

The call came in at 7:01 p.m.

The shooting happened at Austin Homes Apartments.

One person was transported to the hospital.

We have a crew on the way to the scene.

We'll continue to bring updates as we receive them. 

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