Monday, June 23 2014, 09:55 AM EDT
Chattanooga Man Shot in Shoulder
A 19-year-old Chattanooga man is recovering after being shot early Monday morning.
Police say it happened at about a quarter to 3 a.m. on East 14th Street.
The victim, Kyle Worley, took himself to the hospital. Worley told officers he was at his residence when he confronted an unknown black male in his back yard.
Mr. Worley said the suspect shot him in the right shoulder and fled on foot.
Mr. Worley was treated and released for non-life threatening injuries.
Chattanooga Police ask anyone with information regarding this crime to call 423-698-2525.