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Armed intruders open fire, leave man critically injured

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Jawaan Walker, 24, left, and Leon Tyson, 24, are wanted for Sunday's shooting of Harry Dillard. Jawaan Walker, 24, left, and Leon Tyson, 24, are wanted for Sunday's shooting of Harry Dillard.
Dillard, 37, is fighting for his life at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Dillard, 37, is fighting for his life at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -

Authorities are warning residents to be on the lookout for two men allegedly involved in a shooting early Sunday morning in the Paragon Mills neighborhood of south Nashville.

Police said the suspects, identified as Jawaan Walker and Leon Tyson, broke into a condo in the 200 block of Tampa Drive around 4:30 a.m. and started shooting.

A man inside the home, Harry Dillard, 37, was shot several times and taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center in extreme critical condition.

Authorities believe Walker and Tyson, both 24, live in another condo in the same building.

They face attempted murder charges.

The exact motive for the shooting and whether it is connected to illegal drug activity remains under investigation.

Anyone with information on Walker's or Tyson's whereabouts is urged to call Metro police or Crime Stoppers at 74-CRIME.

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