NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Metro police are searching for a gunman after a woman was killed and a man was wounded in a shooting outside of a motel room on Brick Church Pike late Tuesday night.
Officers responded around 11 p.m. to a shooting at the Super 8 off Interstate 65 near West Trinity Lane.
When police arrived, they said they found Amanda Baucum, 26, and a 35-year-old man, both suffering from gunshot wounds. A gunman had fired shots at the two during an apparent argument outside of a room on the second floor of the motel, according to officers.
Metro police said Baucum was taken to TriStar Skyline Medical Center, where she was pronounced dead. The male victim was transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center, where he was stable, as of Wednesday morning.
Hours after the two were shot, detectives released a surveillance photo of the suspected gunman.
Anyone with information on the crime is urged to contact Nashville Crime Stoppers at 615-74-CRIME.