Possible shooting suspect crashes in brief pursuit - WKRN News 2

Possible shooting suspect crashes in brief pursuit

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. -

Police are investigating after a pursuit ended in a crash Thursday morning and police say the driver may be a suspect in a shooting that occurred a couple weeks earlier.

The incident occurred around 2 a.m. at 1st Avenue South and Chestnut Street, just south of downtown Nashville.

Police told Nashville's News 2 an officer attempted to pull the driver over a few blocks up the road and the driver evaded the officer.

Just seconds later, the driver crashed the vehicle.

Police believe he may be a suspect linked to a shooting that occurred a couple weeks prior to the crash and took him into custody for questioning.

No further details were immediately released.

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