Police responded to a shooting call in east Nashville on Friday night.
The call went out around 7:50 p.m. around the 700 block of South 7th Street.
According to authorities, an officer was patrolling the James Cayce Homes when he heard seven to eight gunshots.
He responded to the scene and found the victim, a 30-year-old male, lying on the sidewalk.
The victim was transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.
There is no suspect information available.
No further information has been released.
A jury trial was set to start Monday for a retired Clarksville police officer accused of rape, but instead he pleaded guilty to sexual battery.
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