The Toll

Tracking Chattanooga's Homicides


Deonte James

Date: 8/8/2017

Gender: Male

Age: 23

Race: NA

Time: 9:33 p.m.

Suspect(s): NA

Status: No suspect

What happened:

Deonte James is found by police inspecting a report of a suspicious vehicle parked on the side of the road. He has been shot and paramedics responding to the scene pronounce him deceased on the scene. James is a validated gang member and had previously been shot in the chest almost two years before on Wilcox Boulevard.

Read more:

Chattanooga police identify victim in Tuesday night's fatal shooting
Man shot in chest at Family Dollar on Wilcox Boulevard

Where it happened: