Police: Man shot, killed following fight at Midtown hookah lounge


A man was shot and killed following a fight at a hookah lounge in Midtown late Tuesday night.  

Metro police officers were called to Medusa Nashville, which is located at 1805 Church St., around 11:15 p.m. According to security, two groups were physically attacking each other and started shooting. 

Arriving officers saw a large crowd exit the building and heard the sound of gunshots, according to Metro police. 

Metro police said a man with gunshot wounds collapsed in the street. He was taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center where he died.  Police have identified him as 21-year-old Marqondis Thompson

David Young, 22, was shot in the leg and taken by private vehicle to TriStar Southern Hills Medical Center.  

Police are asking anyone with information about Thompson’s murder to contact Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463 or go online at nashvillecrimestoppers.com to leave a tip and qualify for a cash reward. 

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

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