Knoxville Police officers responded at about 6:09 p.m. Monday, 20th Sep., to a shooting in the 1700 block of Hazen Street.
Arriving officers located a man unresponsive with at least a gunshot injury to the body, according to the department.
First responders and the Knoxville Fire Department gave extensive medical aid to the victim until AMR arrived and took the victim to UT Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.
Police say that several individuals, including witnesses, were detained for questioning.
KPD’s Violent Crimes Unit is investigating the shooting.