$12,000 reward offered after man shot, killed while driving

(Courtesy: Metro-Nashville Police Department via Facebook)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A $12,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest and prosecution of the person responsible for shooting and killing a man last month while he was driving home from work.

Ryan Trent was shot and killed in his white 2004 Chevrolet Silverado truck on Ellington Parkway, near the Briley Parkway exit ramps between 1:45 a.m. and 2:45 a.m. on Sept. 28.

Photo: WKRN
Photo: WKRN

A passerby called 911 around 2:45 a.m. after seeing his crashed truck.

Police initially thought Trent had died from injuries sustained when he crashed his truck.

The gunshot was discovered during a detailed examination of his body by staff at the medical examiner’s office.

Anyone with information on the shooting is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 615-74-CRIME.

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