ANTIOCH, Tenn. (WKRN) — Metro police are investigating a shooting that left a 23-year-old dead outside a gas station in Antioch late Friday night.

The shooting happened around 7:30 p.m. at the Thorntons gas station on Eagle View Boulevard at Bell Road. 

Metro police have identified the victim as 23-year-old Kentrail Williams. Preliminary investigation shows that Williams was inside the Thorntons convenience market while the gunman waited for him to exit. 

Officials say once Williams left the store, the gunman approached him and opened fire. According to Metro police, the gunman fled the scene in a white sedan. 

Williams was transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center where he died shortly after arrival. 

Anyone with information on the murder of Kentrail Williams is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463. Callers may remain anonymous and can qualify for a cash reward. 

No other information was immediately released.

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