Police are searching for a vehicle that was seen fleeing the scene of a shooting that occurred in the parking lot of a Hermitage apartment complex. Twenty-four-year-old Christopher Wilson was shot in the early morning hours of October 13 while he was at Stone Ridge Apartments visiting friends. Authorities said Wilson was shot after he stepped outside in the parking lot to take a phone call. A witness reported Wilson spoke with the occupants inside an older model Expedition prior to the shooting. The SUV fled after shots were fired. Wilson was struck in the stomach and was transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Detectives said they believe Wilson was specifically targeted by the people inside the vehicle.
A suspect description has not been released. Anyone with information on the case is urged to call police at 615-862-7727 or Crime Stoppers at 74-CRIME.