1 dead, 1 injured after Tuesday night shooting; suspect arrested and charged
Chattanooga, TN – According to the Chattanooga Police Department, his name is Genesis Vaughn and he is in custody at the Silverdale Detention Center.
Authorities say the 26-year-old suspect is charged with criminal homicide, two counts of attempted criminal homicide, felony reckless endangerment, possession of a firearm during a dangerous felony, and unlawful possession of a weapon.
This unfortunate incident occurred right before 9 p.m. on Tuesday.
It happened on Highway 153.
Chattanooga Police Department officers responded to a shooting call.
The responding officers found two victims.
Police say the 35-year-old male victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
He was later identified as Stewart Brodie Luttrell.
Police say that a 27-year-old female victim suffered non life-threatening injuries and was taken to a hospital for treatment.
Please call the Chattanooga Police Department Homicide Tip Line at (423) 643-5100 if you have any information about this incident.
This is a developing story and it will be updated as new information become available.