NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Metro police are investigating after a man was shot in South Nashville early Wednesday morning.

The shooting happened around 1:15 a.m. at a gas station in the 1000 block of Murfreesboro Pike near East Thompson Lane.

Metro police reported the victim was shot in the stomach and taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center with serious but non-life threatening injuries.

The suspect fled the scene in a Monte Carlo, according to Metro police.

No suspect description has been released.