1 killed in shooting near Sylvan Park

Marall Edwards
Marall Edwards, Photo: Metropolitan Nashville Police

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Metro police have identified the man shot and killed Saturday night inside his apartment near Sylvan Park.

Officers responded around 11:30 p.m. to a report of a shooting at an apartment on Acklen Park Drive.

When they arrived, officers said they found the apartment door open and 39-year-old Marall Edwards was lying inside near the threshold. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police said the shooting appeared to be drug-related but no other details were immediately released.

Witnesses reported seeing two men run from the apartment, but officers only have a vague description of those men.

Anyone with information about Edward’s murder is asked to call Crimestoppers at (615) 74-CRIME.