73-year-old Sevier County woman killed in Sunday morning shooting, police say

A 73-year-old Sevier County woman is dead after a shooting early Sunday morning, according to the Sevier County Sheriff’s Office. 

A release states that deputies responded to her River Divide Road home at 7:58 a.m. and found her suffering from a gunshot wound. She was transported to Leconte Medical Center where she was pronounced dead. 

Deputies detained another individual at the scene. The sheriff office’s investigation is ongoing.

This is a developing story. More details will be added as they are available. 


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