1 killed, another injured in East Nashville drive-by shooting

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – One man was killed and another injured when they were shot in East Nashville early Saturday morning.

Metro police said the shots were fired from a car in the 1400 block of Chester Avenue in Inglewood around 1 a.m.

Chester Lockridge, 32, was pronounced dead at the scene while a 34-year-old man was treated for minor injuries. Lockridge was standing in the driveway when shots were fired.

Metro police believe two people fired toward Lockridge from a four-door sedan, which was last seen traveling eastbound on Chester Avenue toward Scott Avenue.

Multiple cars in the area were also hit by bullets.

No additional information was released.

Anyone with information is asked to contact CrimeStoppers at 615-74-CRIME.

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