Victims identified in East Knoxville double homicide

The Knoxville Police Department is investigating a double homicide in East Knoxville.
Knoxville police is investigating a double homicide.
Knoxville police is investigating a double homicide.(Knoxville Police Department)
Published: Aug. 9, 2020 at 8:29 AM EDT|Updated: Aug. 9, 2020 at 9:12 AM EDT
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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -Officials with the Knoxville Police Department identified the victims killed in a double homicide in East Knoxville Sunday morning.

KPD officials identified the victims as 29-year-old Jamaica Greenlee and 48-year-old Robert Andrade.

According to a release, KPD officers responded to a call around 4:13 a.m. Sunday morning of a victim arriving at the University of Tennessee Medical Center suffering from non-life-threatening injuries from a gunshot wound.

Officers were notified the shooting occurred on the 600 block of Ben Hur Avenue near Selma Avenue. Additional units along with KPD responded and discovered two gunshot victims found inside the building.

The two victims were pronounced dead at the scene, according to KPD.

The investigation remains ongoing at this time. Investigators said there is currently no information regarding the suspect of this incident.

Anyone with information is urged to call investigator Preston Whillock at 865-215-7315.

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