An 18-year-old woman was shot in the knee with a BB gun at the Signal Mountain Walmart this morning, according to Chattanooga police.
The incident happened in the parking lot at 9:32 a.m. at 501 Signal Mountain Road, public information officer Tim McFarland said.
The injury was not life threatening and it was not clear whether the woman shot herself or if someone shot her accidentally.
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Shelly Bradbury covers police and crime in Chattanooga and Hamilton County for the Times Free Press. She's been with the paper since 2012, working first as an intern and then as a business reporter. She is from Houghton, New York, and graduated from Huntington University in Huntington, Indiana, with a bachelor’s degree in journalism and minor in management. Before moving to Tennessee, Shelly previously interned with The Goshen News, The Sandusky Register and The Mint ...