Man found stabbed to death in East Nashville

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Metro police are investigating after a man was found stabbed to death in his car Wednesday afternoon in East Nashville.

Metro police were called to the 2500 block of Bethwood Drive around 5 p.m. They said they found 27-year-old Cedric Thompson inside his parked Nissan sedan with an apparent stab wound to his upper body.

Officials said Thompson was pronounced dead at the scene.

Detectives said witnesses reported seeing two men run from Thompson’s car. They fled in a white sedan, possibly a Honda accord.

No additional information was released.

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