3 injured after shooting in downtown Nashville

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Metro police are investigating after at least three people were injured in a shooting in downtown Nashville early Wednesday morning.

The shooting happened around 3:45 a.m. near the intersection of Second Avenue South and Lea Avenue.

3rd Avenue shooting
(Photo: WKRN)

Metro police said officers found the wounded victims inside a short-term rental property. They were taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

Detectives believe the shooting stemmed from a drug-related robbery.

No suspect description nor additional information was immediately released.

This is a developing story. Stay with News 2 and WKRN.com for updates.

Anyone with information is asked to contact our partners at Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463. Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.      

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