Man shot in the chest in Rayon City; Gunman in custody

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One man was injured and another arrested after a shooting incident Monday night in the Madison area.

Metro police reported the victim was shot in the chest at a home on Scenic View Drive in Rayon City around 10 p.m. 

The victim drove himself across the Old Hickory Bridge and into Madison where he stopped at Rollin’s Market, according to Metro police.  

He was taken by ambulance to Vanderbilt University Medical Center with serious injuries. An update on his condition was not immediately released. 

The suspect drove away from the scene of the shooting and called police to turn himself in, according to Metro police.  

Metro police said the victim and suspect know each other and were involved in a dispute at the location. The gunman reportedly told police he shot the victim in self-defense. 

No additional information was immediately released.  

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