KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — The East Tennessee Valley Crime Stoppers and the Knoxville Police Department are asking for help in identifying two people seen on camera at the time of a shooting that killed a woman in July 2021.
Martaysha Flack was shot and killed at an East Knoxville apartment complex on July 28, 2021, according to a release.
Police said a man was also found at the scene suffering from a gunshot wound. He was taken to the University of Tennessee Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries.
David Gillette, a member of the Neighborhood Advisory Council in the Office of Neighborhood Empowerment, is Flack's cousin. He said Flack was also a cousin to 15-year-old Jamarion “Lil Dada” Gillette -- a former Austin-East High School student shot and killed on Cherokee Trail on March 10, 2021.
If you have any information, tips can be submitted anonymously by phone at 1-800-222-8477, online at www.easttnvalleycrimestoppers.org, or via the free mobile P3 Tips app.
When this shooting occurred in 2021, 28 were people shot and killed in Knoxville over 30 weeks.