NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Metro Police confirmed 23-year-old Robert Couglin has died after a shooting on the 600 block of Shelby Avenue on Thursday afternoon.
Police say they are pursuing strong leads after Coughlin was shot in an apartment he was renting.
According to Metro Police, a call came in to 911 from a resident saying there was a shooting outside of his house and that two young Black males ran toward Cayce Homes. They allegedly fled in a silver sedan. Police say there are indications Coughlin knew the two suspects.
Coughlin was transported to the hospital where he reportedly died from his injuries.
Anyone with information on this murder are asked to call Crime Stoppers at (615) 74-CRIME.
Additional details about the suspects and what may have led up to the shooting are forthcoming.