NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — A Madison man was arrested following a shooting in East Nashville that left a man critically injured.

The shooting happened around 5:30 a.m. in the 600 block of South Seventh Street.

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Metro police say the victim got into an argument over a woman with another person when 28-year-old Antonio Butler approached them and fired multiple shots at the victim.

Butler told officers he was across the street when he heard screaming and fired shots at the victim to break up the fight.

Antonio Butler (Source: Metro Nashville Police Department)

The victim, a 41-year-old man, was taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center where he is in critical but stable condition.

Butler fled the scene and was seen going into a nearby apartment from where he was arrested. Officers also found multiple guns, including two Glock handguns and an AK “Draco”, inside the apartment.

Butler was charged with attempted criminal homicide and being a felon in possession of a weapon. He is being held in lieu of a $418,500 bond.

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