Man critically wounded in East Nashville shooting


A man was critically wounded Saturday night in a shooting in East Nashville.

Metro police responded around 7 p.m. to a report of shots fired along Dew Street.

When officers arrived, they said they found a man on the sidewalk with a gunshot wound to his head.

The man was transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center with injuries that were considered to be life-threatening, police said.

No other details were immediately released.

If you have any information on this crime, call Nashville Crime Stoppers at 615-74-CRIME.

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