NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – An investigation is underway after a man was shot to death outside a club early Sunday morning in South Nashville.

The Metro Nashville Police Department said shots were fired at approximately 5:45 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 23 toward the front of Club Premium, located in the 800 block of Murfreesboro Pike.

According to authorities, the after-hours establishment had closed at 5:30 a.m., but several patrons — including 29-year-old Nathan Garvin — were standing outside when a black sedan, which was traveling southbound on Murfreesboro Pike, stopped and an occupant opened fire.

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Once at the scene, officers found Garvin in the parking lot with a gunshot wound to the head. Garvin was transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

However, nobody else outside the club was injured, officials reported.

According to Metro police, security guards at the club heard gunshots in the parking lot and observed a black car speeding away from the scene headed southbound. Officers said club security then saw the car circle back, traveling inbound. 

The outbound lanes of Murfreesboro Pike remained closed early Sunday morning as officers investigated the scene.

No suspect information has been released at the time. The motive of the shooting remains unknown.

If you know anything about this deadly shooting — including the identities of the people inside the black sedan — you are asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463. Callers can remain anonymous and qualify for a cash reward.

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