NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Metro police have identified the man killed in a deadly shooting in South Nashville Sunday night.
Police say the shooting happened just before 6:30 p.m. Sunday in the 400 block of Cedarvalley Drive near Old Hickory Boulevard.
Metro police identified 62-year-old Richard D. Lyons as the victim and say that this was a targeted shooting.
According to Metro police, Lyons and a female relative were inside the Cedarvalley Drive home when a man entered the residence and fired a shot at the woman but missed.
That’s when the man went upstairs, fatally shot Lyons and left.
No suspect information was released.
Homicide detectives are pursuing active leads. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463.
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