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Johnson County double shooting investigated

By Preston Ayres, payres@wcyb.com
Published On: Jun 10 2013 07:07:52 AM CDT
Updated On: Jun 10 2013 12:06:06 PM CDT
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JOHNSON COUNTY, Tenn. -

Johnson County, Tennessee sheriff's deputies are investigating a double shooting that happened early Monday morning.

Sheriff Mike Reece tells News 5 the incident happened around 2:30 a.m. on Divide Road, or Old State Route 91, that runs between Damascus and Mountain City.

Sheriff Reece says both victims were taken to the hospital alive, but their conditions are not known at this time.

Officers are searching for 34-year-old Richard Shane Mabe, seen above, who is believed to be driving a maroon-colored Saturn.

Anyone with information about the suspect's location is asked to contact the Johnson County Sheriff's Department at (423) 727-5275.