Man injured in shooting at Hermitage intersection

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A man was shot in the leg at a Hermitage intersection early Wednesday morning.

Metro police located the crime scene near Central Pike and Old Hickory Boulevard around 12:15 a.m.

Around the same time, a victim with a gunshot wound showed up at TriStar Summit Medical Center.

Metro police said he was taken to the hospital by his girlfriend.

He was later reported to have non-life threatening injuries.

Metro police told News 2 it is investigating the shooting as a robbery attempt. The suspect is said to have fled the area on foot.

Central Pike fully reopened to traffic around 4 a.m.

No additional information or suspect description was immediately released.

This is a developing story. Stay with News 2 and refresh this page for updates. 

(Photo: WKRN)