According to a release from the Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office, on Sunday at approximately 12:45 a.m., officers were called to a shooting incident in the area of Elizabethton Highway in Bluff City. Responding officers located a man with multiple gunshot wounds on the ground.
The victim was identified as Brandon Reddix, 31, Meadowview, Virginia. Reddix was transported to a local hospital, where he remained in critical condition as of Wednesday afternoon. Investigators have developed a person of interest in the case. There is a possibility that this case will soon go before the Sullivan County grand jury, the release states.
The SCSO says no further information will be released as the incident remains under investigation.