Woman Found Dead Outside West Knox County Apartment

A woman is dead. Police are investigating after a shooting in Western Heights area.

Officers were called to the 1200 block of Better Tomorrow Drive around 7:00 a.m. Tuesday for an unresponsive woman. They found her outside of an apartment complex suffering from at least one gunshot wound.

The woman was pronounced dead on the scene. Police are working to notify next of kin. The remains were sent to the Regional Forensic Center for autopsy. KPD’s Violent Crimes unit is handling the investigation.

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