NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Metro police are investigating following a shooting in the Edgehill community Monday.

It happened in an alleyway near the intersection of 14th Avenue South and Horton Avenue just before 2 p.m.

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A Metro detective at the scene told News 2 that a juvenile victim was taken to a local hospital after being shot in the torso. Officials say the 17-year-old suffered from “serious” injuries but is now in stable condition.

The preliminary investigation revealed the teenager may have been gambling prior to the shooting.

A suspect has not yet been identified by police.

This is an active investigation.

If you have any information about this case, you are asked to call Crime Stoppers at (615) 74-CRIME.

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This is a developing story. WKRN News 2 will continue to update this article as new information becomes available.