East Tennessee man shot, killed at home; 16-year-old detained


KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — A 30-year-old man died Wednesday night after being shot at a home in Seymour.

Sevier County deputies were called around 7:30 p.m. to the 2200 block of Boyds Creek Highway. When deputies arrived, they found Chase E. Turner of Seymour with a gunshot wound.

Turner was transported to UT Medical Center where he died.

Sheriff Ron Seals says a 16-year-old boy is being detained and questioned. The investigation is ongoing.

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