NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Metro police are investigating after a man was shot and killed in the Crieve Hall neighborhood Wednesday night.
The shooting happened around 9:30 p.m. at a home on Harding Place near Timberhill Drive.
Police said the victim, identified as Lam Kwok Lung, was found lying in the driveway and had been shot multiple times.
Police said they believe Lung was confronted just as he returned to the home where he was renting a room.
According to police, the 31-year-old man appears to have been targeted and may have been connected to the drug trade.
Police discovered more than $25,000 in cash and various other items “consistent with drug trafficking” in his room.
A witness reported seeing a four-door sedan flee east on Harding Place after gunfire was heard.
The investigation is ongoing, and police are still working to learn more about the gunshot victim and what he did while in Nashville.
Anyone with information about Lung or the shooting is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 615-74-CRIME.