Police: 1 shot and killed in Madison

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MADISON, Tenn. (WKRN) – Metro police are investigating after a man was shot and killed in Madison on Sunday, according to a release.

The shooting happened around 3:30 a.m. Sunday in the 1500 block of Meadow Bend Drive in Madison.

Police said 30-year-old Johnathan Welch was shot and killed outside a home.

Welch got into a fight at the home late Saturday night and had reportedly returned to the home early Sunday when another fight happened in the front yard.

Welch was apparently retreating to his car when shots were fired. He was found inside his car with gunshot wounds to his chest and leg; Welch died at the scene.

Officers told News 2 they do not believe this was a random crime.

No other information was immediately released. The homicide investigation is ongoing.

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