1 dead in shooting at Red Roof Inn near Airport

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Metro police are investigating a fatal shooting at a hotel near Nashville International Airport. 

Police responded to the call just after 2 p.m. at the Red Roof Inn on Claridge Drive. 

Officers said they are actively searching for two men who shot another man. One of the two suspects shot the victim. 

Officials said an officer performed CPR on the victim and transported him to Vanderbilt Medical Center. He died on the way to the hospital. 

The victim’s identity has not been released. 

The suspects were described as two black men. One suspect was tall with dreadlocks in a black shirt and light brown pants. The second suspect was shorter and wore a brown shirt and jeans. 

The investigation is ongoing. 

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