NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — A 20-year-old man was killed in a shooting in South Nashville late Monday night.
Officers were dispatched to the 90 block of Wallace Road just after 9 p.m. in response to a shooting call.
Metro police reported Javion Scruggs exited a motel room and was walking across the parking lot when a man came up from behind him and fired. Another person on the property returned fire, according to Metro police.
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The suspect reportedly ran across the street, got into a vehicle, and fled from the scene.
Scruggs was taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center where he died. No additional information was immediately released.
Anyone with information on this fatal shooting is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463. Callers can remain anonymous and qualify for a cash reward.
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