43-year-old Knoxville woman, Aisha Cate, dies in fatal Five Points shooting – Sunday, August 22, 2021

Five Points Shooting Death of Knoxville woman, Aisha Cate – Obituary

43-year-old Knoxville woman, Aisha Cate, has died following a fatal Five Points shooting that occurred on Sunday, August 22, 2021. Police say it happened at the corner of McConnell Street and MLK Jr. Avenue at about 3:15 a.m. Cate was rushed to the University of Tennessee Medical Center where she was declared deceased.

The shooting occurred when a man in a vehicle fire a gun at Cate then drove off.

Police have yet to identify any suspect or the motive behind the fatal shooting.

As investigations proceed, you are encouraged to contact the police if you have any information. Contact East Tennessee Valley Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477, at easttnvalleycrimestoppers.org, or via the P3 Tips mobile app. Tipsters will remain anonymous and are eligible for a cash reward.