Man injured in drive-by shooting on Church Street


A 21-year-old man was injured when he was shot on Church Street Sunday night.  

It happened around 9 p.m. near the Canvas Lounge, which is located in the 1700 block of Church Street.  

Metro police said officers were called to the scene before learning the victim had been taken by private vehicle to Vanderbilt University Medical Center. 

The victim’s injuries were non-life threatening.  

Metro police investigators believe the gun shots were fired from a vehicle but added many of the witnesses are not cooperating with the investigation.  

The suspect’s vehicle was described as a red coupe or red Jeep-type vehicle.  

The investigation is ongoing.  

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 615-74-CRIME.  

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