Police: Fatal Chattanooga shooting not random

POSTED: 8:53 AM Apr 02 2013   UPDATED: 12:23 PM Apr 02 2013

According to the Associated Press, police in Chattanooga say a fatal shooting does not appear to be a random act.

Police spokesman Nathan Hartwig said when officers responded to a report of a shooting early Tuesday, they found the body of a 28-year-old man in a parking lot.

He had been shot several times and was pronounced dead on the scene.

Police did not immediately release the victim's name.