Metro police investigate 2 shootings, possibly related


NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Metro police are investigating two shootings they believe to be related at this time.

The first shooting happened around 2 a.m. in the 600 block of Charles E Davis Blvd. When police arrived, they found a 31-year-old Shaun Taylor with a gunshot wound to the chest. Taylor was taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center and pronounced dead.

Just a few minutes after, police responded to another shooting in the 30 block of Green Street. There, they found 26-year-old Jeremie Cunningham with a gunshot wound to the side of his face. He was transported to Vanderbilt and remains hospitalized.

Metro police said it appears these calls are related. A blood trail led from Green Street back to the area where Taylor was shot. A discarded gun was also recovered. Detectives are investigating whether Cunningham shot Taylor. A third as yet unidentified person is believed to have shot Cunningham.

The investigation is ongoing.

This is a developing story. Stay with News 2 and for updates.

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