MNPD: 1 killed in North Nashville shooting

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Source: WKRN

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – One person has died after a shooting in North Nashville Wednesday afternoon.

Police say officers with the North Precinct responded to a call for a shooting in the 700 block of 25 Avenue N. near Merry Street at around 1 p.m. When officers arrived, they found 38-year-old Samuel Lamont Smith had been shot in the head. He was dead lying near his car.

Police say Smith was walking with an acquaintance when two suspects, fired shots toward the two men from an alley behind the Bi-Rite Market, striking Smith in the head.

 Anyone with more information about Smith’s murder is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463. 

This is a developing story. Stay with News 2 and WKRN.com for updates.

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