NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Homicide detectives have launched an investigation after a teenager was found with a gunshot wound in the breezeway of a Madison apartment complex Tuesday night.

According to the Metro Nashville Police Department, the shooting took place around 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 8 at the Falcon View Apartments on E. Palestine Avenue.

Authorities said the victim was brought to TriStar Skyline Medical Center, where he died.

Officials identified the victim as 17-year-old Israel Teniente of Madison, who lived about three miles away from Falcon View Apartments.

No additional details have been released about the incident.

If you have any information about this deadly shooting, you are asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463. Callers can remain anonymous and qualify for a $5,000 reward in homicide cases.

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