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To: UT Students, Faculty, and Staff
From: UT Police Department
Safety Notice: Update on Shooting in Fort Sanders

The Knoxville Police Department is investigating a shooting inside an apartment at Highland Terrace Apartments, on the corner of 13th Street and Highland Avenue that occurred after 8:00 p.m. Tuesday.

Officers and emergency responders arrived to find a male and female suffering gunshot wounds. A third victim later was discovered near the corner of 21st Street and Highland Avenue.

The two victims found at the apartment complex suffered multiple gunshot wounds, according to the Knoxville Police Department.

KPD is searching for a suspect at this time. If you have any information, please contact KPD at 865-215-7212.