NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – An investigation is underway after an employee of a South Nashville hotel was critically injured in an early morning shooting on Murfreesboro Pike.

Metro police were dispatched to a shooting call around 3:30 a.m. Tuesday morning in the 1200 block of Murfreesboro Pike at the HomeTowne Studios.

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According to Metro police, the shooting happened at one of the units in the hotel. Officers say an employee of the hotel was shot in the leg and transported to a local hospital with critical injuries. It is unknown if a suspect is in custody at this time.

No other information was immediately released.

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