NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The man fatally shot Thursday night in the 1800 block of 12th Avenue North has been identified as 34-year-old Terrance Jordan of Indiana Avenue.
Metro police said Jordan was standing in the street at about 8:30 p.m. when the suspect, described only as a black man wearing dark clothing, ran up to him and shot him.
Jordan died at the scene.
Witnesses told police the gunman came out of a nearby field.
Jordan had a previous conviction for possession of cocaine for resale, police said.
Anyone with information on the fatal shooting is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 74-CRIME.