Man shot on Hixson Pike Friday evening, Hamilton Co. deputies questioning suspect

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UPDATE:

The Hamilton County Sheriff's Office has identified James Jones as the suspect in a Friday shooting on Hixson Pike.

According to the arrest affidavit, Jones was "located and detained on scene."

The affidavit goes on to say deputies found and "seized a 25 caliber colt semi-automatic pistol on scene."

Jones has been arrested and charged with Attempted 2nd Degree Murder and Felon in possession of a firearm.

The Sheriff's Office also identified the victim as Timothy Poole.

No word on his condition at this time.

ORIGINAL STORY:

A man has been taken to the hospital after being shot on Hixson Pike Friday evening.

Hamilton County Sheriff's Office deputies were called to the 7500 block of Hixson Pike around 7:45 p.m.

Once there, deputies found a man had been shot. HCSO spokesman Matt Lea says the injury did not appear to be life threatening.

Deputies have detained a suspect for questioning in connection to the incident.

Investigators say this appears to have been a domestic situation, and that there is no danger to the public or residents nearby.

Depend on us to keep you posted.

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