Man shot while walking down south Nashville street

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A man was shot while walking south of downtown Nashville Thursday night.

The victim told police he was shot while walking near the Z Mart located at 24 Lafayette Street around 10 p.m.

Metro police told News 2 the victim said he heard the sound of a gunshot and felt something hit him in the arm.

He was transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

The victim did not see where the shot came from and could not provide police with a suspect description.

No additional information was released.