Police believe fatal shooting at home in Talbot’s Corner was unintentional

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A 19-year-old man was killed in an accidental shooting in the Talbot’s Corner neighborhood early Friday morning.

It happened in the 100 block of Donald Street off Dickerson Pike around 3:30 a.m.

Witnesses told detectives that the single gunshot was not intentional.  The investigation so far has found that Malik Khayyam was holding the pistol when it discharged as another person tried to retrieve it from him.

The three people who were with Khayyam at the time are cooperating with police.

The investigation is continuing but no charges are being sought at this time.