NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A man found shot Wednesday morning on the side of an east Nashville road has died.
Metro police reported 34-year-old Kevin Blanchette died from critical injuries related to his wounds.
Blanchette was found by a passing motorist on Montgomery Avenue, near Douglas Avenue, around 6:45 a.m.
Police said Blanchette was released from the Metro jail Tuesday afternoon after he was arrested earlier this week for public intoxication.
Anyone with information on the shooting or Blanchette’s whereabouts prior to the shooting is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 615-74-CRIME.