Nest camera captures shootout in East Nashville neighborhood

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — A home security camera captured an apparent shootout in an East Nashville neighborhood early Thursday morning.

Metro police responded around 3 a.m. to Inga Street off Ellington Parkway, where several people reported hearing more than a dozen gunshots.

Video from a Nest camera, provided by a News 2 viewer, shows what appears to be two people exchanging gunfire in the street.

While no injuries were reported, more than a dozen bullets hit one home near Strouse Avenue, according to the homeowner who did not want to be identified.

He told News 2 that a few bullets hit the front of his house, but the majority were aimed at the side, with several bullets striking right next to his bedroom window.

He said he believes someone he used to be in a relationship with is behind the incident.

The shooters have not been identified or located, according to police.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Nashville Crime Stoppers at 615-74-CRIME.

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