Suspect sought after man shot, killed in South Nashville parking lot

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Metro police are investigating after a 30-year-old man was shot and killed Tuesday afternoon in South Nashville.

The shooting happened around 4 p.m. in a parking lot along Nolensville Pike at Ocala Drive.

Metro police reported Demarcus Thompson, of Smyrna, and the driver of a black Jeep Grand Cherokee pulled their vehicles into the lot. When Thompson got out of his vehicle, he was shot in the head, according to Metro police.

The driver of the Jeep then fled northbound on Nolensville Pike.

The Jeep is reported to have damage to its driver’s side door and temporary tags.

No additional information was immediately released.

Anyone with information on the investigation is urged to contact Nashville Crime Stoppers at 615-74-CRIME.

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

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