Man shot in leg while walking home - WKRN News 2

Man shot in leg while walking home

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. -

Metro police are investigating an overnight shooting in east Nashville.
   
The shooting happened in the area of Joseph Avenue and Grace Street.
 
Police said a 20-year-old man and his cousin were walking home from the store before midnight when they heard several shots.
   
The 20-year-old was struck in the leg but was able to run home and call police.

He was taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

The victim did not see who was shooting.
 
Officers did find some shotgun shells at that intersection.

The investigation is ongoing.

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