Man shot to death in West Nashville alleyway

(Photo: WKRN)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Metro police are searching for the person responsible for shooting a man in an alleyway early Thursday morning.

Timothy White, 35, was shot between buildings on 41st Avenue North and taken by private vehicle to Vanderbilt University Medical Center where he died.

White, who lived on Weakley Avenue, was known to socialize in the area of the shooting, according to police.

Timothy White (Courtesy: Metro Nashville Police Department)

The motive for his murder remains under investigation.

Police believe the suspect fled the scene in a black Dodge Avenger with a busted out back window.

Anyone with information about White’s murder is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463.

Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and qualify for a cash reward. Persons can also send an electronic tip by texting the word “CASH” along with the message to 274637 (CRIMES), or online at NashvilleCrimeStoppers.com.