COOKEVILLE, TN (WSMV) - Cookeville Police are investigating an incident where a woman was shot while walking early Friday morning.
Police say at around 1:25 a.m. officers responded to the Cookeville Regional Medical Center to investigate an incident where a woman arrived at the hospital with a gunshot wound. The woman told police she was walking on Jere Whitson Road near the intersection of North Willow Ave. where a person wearing a dark hoodie approached her, then shot her before leaving the area.
The woman was then taken to the emergency room and the incident remains under investigation.
Anyone with information should call the Criminal Investigation Division at 931-520-5322.