Police issue warrant for suspect in attempted murder, shooting at Chattanooga gas station
UPDATE (May 18):
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation confirms Dominique Lebron Collins has been captured in Lynchburg, Virginia.
UPDATE (May 18):
Dominique Lebron Collins has been added to the TBI's Top 10 Most Wanted list, and a reward has been issued for information leading to his arrest.
Chattanooga police are on the hunt for the man they say shot a 30-year-old man at a gas station earlier this month.
Police say Leonard Myree called police after a verbal confrontation with an employee at the Circle K at 4026 Shallowford Road the night of April 13th.
Police say audio from surveillance footage revealed that the employee, Adrienne Douglas, then called her son, convicted felon Dominique Lebron Collins, and told him exactly where Myree was.
In the footage, officers say an SUV pulled up beside Myree in the parking lot, and moments later Leonard Myree was shot in the chest. He was taken to the hospital with what police called serious, but non-life-threatening injuries.
Douglas was arrested in the incident. Police have issued a warrant for Collins' arrest.
Dominique Collins is 30 years old, 5'10" tall, weighs 200 pounds, has brown eyes and black hair.
Police consider Collins armed and dangerous.
He is wanted on the following charges:
- Attempted 1st degree murder
- Aggravated assault
- Felony reckless endangerment
- Possession of a weapon during the commission of a dangerous felony
- Possession of a weapon by a convicted felon
If you know where Collins is or have any other information about this incident, please call the Chattanooga Police Department at 423-698-2525.
Depend on us to keep you posted as we learn more.