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According to Captain Walburn with Metro Police the driver of a a vehicle picked up two men he knew. As they were driving along Gallatin Road a verbal argument led to gunfire.
All three men in the vehicle, men in their early 20s, were shot. The passenger in the back seat was shot twice. He was pronounced dead at Skyline. The driver and the front seat passenger were transported with critical but non-life threatening injuries.
The vehicle came to rest in a ditch. At least one handgun was found near the vehicle.
One of the suspects ran from the scene and was found by a k-9 unit near a dumpster behind Jersey Mike's Restaurant.
As the investigation continues, detectives are still trying to figure out who started the shooting and why.
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Haslam's chief deputy Claude Ramsey to retire
June 19, 2013 16:41 GMT
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Gov. Bill Haslam says chief deputy Claude Ramsey is retiring at the end of August to spend more time with his family in Chattanooga.
The Republican governor said in a news release on Wednesday that the 70-year-old Ramsey has been integral to his administration on key initiatives that include civil service reform, economic development efforts, workforce development training and improved operation of state government.
Ramsey was elected to the General Assembly in 1972 where he served four years in the House. He was Hamilton County's mayor for 16 years.
His last day on the job is August 31.
Porsche tops in annual survey of vehicle quality
DETROIT (AP) -- Porsche is the top performer in an annual survey of new vehicle quality.
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