Man shot during attempted carjacking at South Nashville apartment complex

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Metro police are investigating after a driver was shot during an attempted carjacking in South Nashville early Friday morning.

Officers responded around 2:45 a.m. to a report of gunfire at the Axis Apartments on Glengarry Drive, which is in the area of Murfreesboro Pike and Briley Parkway.

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When police arrived, they said they determined a man had been shot after refusing to give up his vehicle.

The man was transported to a hospital for treatment of injuries that were not believed to be life-threatening, according to investigators.

Police said another driver was then carjacked nearby.

Detectives determined the would-be carjackers arrived at the Axis apartments in a vehicle reported stolen out of Hermitage hours earlier.

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

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