Man killed in shooting off I-65 in North Nashville

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) —An investigation is underway after a man was killed in a shooting late Tuesday night off Interstate 65 in North Nashville. 

It happened near the exit ramp from the southbound lanes to the Rosa L. Parks exit just before midnight.

Police said a 911 caller reported that someone was dead inside the car. Officers said they arrived to find 18-year-old Marchellos Devens in a rented Nissan Altima with multiple gunshot wounds.

Devens was transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center where he died.

Investigators said they recovered a ski mask, latex gloves, an empty magazine pistol, and shell casings from the Altima. Several men reportedly got out of the Altima before police arrived and were picked up by a second car.

The motive for the shooting is unclear and the investigation is ongoing.

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.

Rosa Parks I-65 shooting
(Photo: WKRN)

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