Just before 8:00 PM last night, deputies were dispatched to the call of shots fired in the 200 block of Chickasaw Drive near Forestdale. Once on scene, deputies located a vehicle crashed into several other parked vehicles at this location. Inside the vehicle were a 19-year-old male and a 13-year-old male. Both were deceased from apparent gunshot wounds. A third victim, also a teenager, was reported to have been inside the vehicle at the time of the shooting. He was able to escape unharmed and fled to a nearby residence to seek help,
Jefferson County Sheriff’s detectives are conducting the investigation into the circumstances surrounding the deaths. There are currently no suspects in custody. It appears that the victims were targeted in these shootings.