34-year-old man killed in shooting near Nashville airport

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Metro police are investigating after a 34-year-old man was shot and killed outside of his home in South Nashville Monday night.

Officers responded just before 7:30 p.m. to reports of gunshots fired outside of a residence on Weaver Drive near Seven Oaks Park, close to Nashville International Airport.

While police were investigating, they said they located Alexander Presley inside his running vehicle on School Lane. The car had a bullet hole in it and Presley had suffered a fatal gunshot wound, according to officers.

Witnesses reported Presley was seated inside his car in the driveway of his home, when a newer-model black sedan pulled up behind him. Two people got out and one fired a gunshot into Presley’s vehicle, as the two ran off, police said.

Presley then drove to School Lane, where he was eventually found by officers.

Anyone with information on this crime or other crimes can call Nashville Crime Stoppers at 615-74-CRIME or you can submit a tip online by clicking here. You may be eligible for a cash reward up to $1,000.

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