Teen injured in south Nashville shooting - WKRN News 2

Teen injured in south Nashville shooting

Posted: Updated: Dec 4, 2013 01:56 AM CST
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -

A 17-year-old boy was walking with his sister Tuesday afternoon when he was assaulted and shot in the knee.

The boy reportedly saw a car he recognized pull up near where he and his sister were walking at the intersection of Harold and Patricia drives just before 4 p.m.

He told his sister to run away.

At least one assailant got out of the car, what police believe is a silver Chevy Cobalt, and assaulted the juvenile.

When his sister returned, she noticed the victim suffered a gunshot wound in the knee.

He was transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center.  His condition is was not immediately known.

Police located a car matching the description of the vehicle a few blocks away.  Investigators are working to locate the owners.

Police told News 2 early evidence suggests the crime may have been gang-related.

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