Police: 1 killed, 1 in critical condition in Nashville shooting

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — One person was shot to death and another injured in Nashville early Saturday.

According to Metro Police, officers responded to Maury Street and Cannon Street just after midnight. They found two male victims with gunshot wounds in the street near a gray Dodge Charger.

Police said both 43-year-old Zedric Douglas and another man were taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Douglas died from his injuries. Officers reported the other victim remains in critical condition.

Police said the vehicle belonged to Douglas. When officers arrived, the engine was running and lights were flashing.

A handgun was recovered near the driver side of the vehicle.

Police said a white car, a silver car and a grey Dodge Charger left the area after the murder.

The investigation remains open and active. Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463. 

Anyone with information is asked to call Nashville Crime Stoppers at 615-74-CRIME or you can submit a tip online by clicking here.

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