Man shot to death following altercation - WKRN News 2

Man shot to death following altercation


Police are investigating after a man was shot and killed in Nashville Wednesday night.

Mario McKnight, 35, was fatally wounded around 7:30 p.m. near the intersection of 12th Avenue South and Argyle Avenue.

Authorities said some kind of altercation took place and McKnight then jumped into a van owned by a local dry cleaning company.

Gunfire then rang out, striking McKnight.

The dry cleaning employee accelerated and drove down 12th Avenue South.  He stopped in a parking lot on the corner of Edgehill Avenue to call police.

Authorities said they are still working to pursue leads in the case.

The investigation is ongoing.

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