Man dies in shooting at Talbot’s Corner apartments

James Welch (Courtesy: Metro-Nashville Police Department)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A man died Thursday night in a shooting in the Talbot’s Corner are of Nashville.

It happened around 8:20 p.m. at the Dellway Villa Apartments.

The victim, now identified as James Welch, was taken to TriStar Skyline Medical Center in critical condition where he died a short time later.

Police said it appears the 22-year-old was shot behind the K building of the apartment complex. The circumstances surrounding the shooting are unclear.

Metro police told News 2 witnesses at the scene were not cooperating.

The investigation is ongoing.