Cannon released from hospital, charged with murder Featured

On Friday, Oliver Scott Cannon was released from Erlanger Hospital in Chattanooga, where he was being treated for a non-life-threatening self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head. Cannon is charged with murdering his wife of over 30 years, Johnnie Shoemaker Cannon, on September 25th in Spring Place.

As previously reported, after shooting his wife at a residence on Leonard Bridge Road, Cannon fled to his own residence on Holly Creek Drive. After a nearly three-hour standoff with SWAT, Cannon shot himself and exited his home.

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