NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — A man was wounded when he was shot while walking his dog on Broadway in Midtown Nashville early Friday morning.
The shooting happened in the 1900 block of Broadway near the quadplex apartment at the intersection with Lyle Avenue.
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Metro police reported the 52-year-old victim has non-life threatening injuries after he was shot in the cheek. The victim told detectives he was walking his dog when two men wearing all-black approached him from behind.
The victim said his dog moved toward one of the suspects abruptly, but did not bite. The victim and suspects then got into an argument before one of the suspects pulled out a handgun and shot the man.
The suspects then ran away on Broadway toward downtown Nashville. Investigators are looking for the two suspects in connection with the shooting.
No additional information was immediately released.
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