NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Metro police believe three people were shot, including one who was killed, during a shootout Sunday evening in North Nashville.
The shooting occurred on the 1600 block of 12th Avenue North near Wheless Street around 7:30 p.m.
Metro police said Charles Smith, 31, was found with multiple gunshot wounds inside a crashed Jeep Cherokee. He was pronounced dead on arrival at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.
Detectives recovered a pistol from the Jeep.
Christopher Hatcher, 23, was found in the roadway with multiple gunshot wounds and detectives believe he was seated in a Nissan Altima when he was hit.
He was taken to Vanderbilt also where he continues to undergo treatment.
A 32-year-old woman sustained a non-critical gunshot wound to her arm. She has since been treated at an area hospital and released.
Detectives continue to work to determine a motive.