Teen shot 4 times in south Nashville - WKRN News 2

Teen shot 4 times in south Nashville


A 17-year-old is in critical condition after getting shot multiple times in the stomach.

Police responded to the 100 block of Charles E Davis Boulevard in south Nashville around 8:00 Saturday night.

Police told Nashville's News 2 a witness saw two suspects approach the victim, one on a bicycle, the other on foot. The witness said the suspect on the bike started shooting. Once shots were fired, everyone involved ran in different directions.

Police said the victim collapsed in a stairwell. He was shot four times – twice in the abdomen and twice in the arm.

Medics rushed the teen to Vanderbilt University Medical Center with life-threatening injuries. He is in critical but stable condition.

Police are continuing to investigate the shooting. The possible witness told police both suspects were black males.

Anyone with information is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 74-CRIME.

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