Man killed in Clarksville shooting

(Courtesy: Clarksville Police Department)

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A man shot Friday night in Clarksville has died from his injuries.

Police responded around 5:30 p.m. to calls of shots fired in the area of Chapel Street, where they found the shooting victim on the ground.

He was taken to Tennova Hospital and was later pronounced dead.

Police identified the man killed as 53-year-old Ray Charles Nelson and classified his death as a homicide.

According to investigators, Nelson may have been involved in a fight prior to the shooting.

No other details have been released.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Detective Ulrey at 931-648-0656 or the TIPSLINE at 931-645-8477.