Murfreesboro police are investigating an attempted murder after a man was discovered lying in the middle of the road Monday night. According to WGNS Radio, victim Chris Conley was shot following an argument. The 26-year-old victim reported he was trying to break up a gathering when he was hit in the side of his head. As he was trying to fight off the attacker, Conley said the unknown person pointed a revolver at him. Conley attempted to push the gun away and run for safety. As he was running he was struck one time in his thigh. Conley was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The shooting remains under investigation. *WGNS Radio contributed to this report.