TBI: 1 shot, transported to hospital after shooting in downtown Johnson City Saturday morning

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JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (WJHL) – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is assisting in an investigation after one person was shot in downtown Johnson City Saturday morning.

According to the TBI, the shooting occurred at the corner of Cherry Street and Spring Street just before 3 a.m. Saturday.

TBI reports one person was shot and transported to the hospital for treatment.

The investigation is still ongoing as of Monday morning.

You can read the full statement from the TBI below:

TBI agents are working alongside detectives with the Johnson City Police Department to investigate the circumstances leading to a shooting that occurred at the corner of Cherry Street and Spring Street just before 3:00 Saturday morning. One person was shot during the incident. The individual was transported to a local hospital for treatment. At this time, the investigation remains active and ongoing.

TBI Spokesperson Leslie Earhart

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