Teen dies from injuries sustained in shooting - WKRN News 2

Teen dies from injuries sustained in shooting

Posted: Updated: April 6, 2013 04:53 PM
Jeremiah Peterkin, 23, sustained non-life threatening injuries in the shooting. Jeremiah Peterkin, 23, sustained non-life threatening injuries in the shooting.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -

A 17-year-old died in a shooting that occurred near downtown Nashville Friday afternoon.

Mi-Twan Johnson was injured and transported to Metro General Hospital where he died a short time later.

Witnesses reported that four or five people inside a four door gold Chevrolet Malibu pulled up to a group of young men standing outside an apartment building in the 1600 block of Herman Street and fired shots.
A second victim, identified as 23-year-old Jeremiah Peterkin, was also injured in the shooting. He was taken to Baptist Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.  

Anyone with information on the incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 74-CRIME.

 

 

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