14-year-old shot near The Nations in Nashville

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A 14-year-old was shot behind a Dollar Tree store near The Nations in Nashville.

Metro police told News 2 he was shot in the leg behind the Clifton Avenue business shortly before 8 p.m. and ran of before collapsing nearby on Alameda Street.

The victim was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment. An update on his condition has yet to be released.

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A witness at police they saw the suspect holding a rifle over their head and firing at the victim. A description of the suspect wasn’t immediately available.

About an hour later, another teenager was shot in South Nashville at an apartment on Lewis Street.

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