Police: North Nashville market clerk shot after suspect threw a bottle of water at him

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Metro police are investigating a Thursday night shooting that sent one man to the hospital.

According to police, a subject walked into the Sunrise Market in the 2600 block of Clarksville Pike and started to cause a scene. She allegedly threw a bottle of water at the clerk. Police say the clerk thew the bottle of water back at her and told her to leave. She and her friends proceeded to start tearing up the store, at which point the female’s boyfriend took out a gun and shot the clerk.

The clerk was taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center and is now in critical condition.

Police are currently searching for the suspects in this shooting. Anyone with information can call Nashville Crime Stoppers at (615) 74-CRIME.

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