23-year-old man dies after shooting in North Nashville

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Police are investigating after a man died following a shooting in North Nashville. 

Officers responded to the call in the 1500 block of 9th Avenue North around 9:30 p.m. 

Officials on scene confirmed to News 2 that 23-year-old Deshawn Ellison was shot in the chest. He was transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center where he died. 

The suspect was described by police as a black man with a thin build standing approximately six feet tall. 

No additional information was immediately released.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 615-74-CRIME.

This is a developing story. Stay with News 2 and refresh this page for updates. 

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