Police: 2 men kill each other in apparent drug deal outside Burger King

(Courtesy: Brock S.)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Two men reportedly shot each other to death Tuesday night during an apparent drug deal at a fast food restaurant in South Nashville.

Metro police said it happened inside a Toyota Camry in the parking lot of the Burger King on Murfreesboro Pike at the intersection of Una Antioch Pike around 6 p.m.

Police said the investigation to this point indicates Marcus Lee and Ronnie Tunstill met for a drug deal and Tunstill got into Lee’s car.

Marcus Lee and Ronnie Tunstill (Courtesy: Metro Nashville Police Department)

Police believe Tunstill may have attempted to rob Lee and it appears both men then opened fired on each other. Lee, 26, died at the scene.

After also being shot, Tunstill got into an SUV and was being driven away when police said the driver flagged down a Metro ambulance.

The 20-year-old was taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center where he died.

Police are still working to identify the driver of the SUV who fled the scene.

The investigation is ongoing.

It was a deadly night in Nashville as a 15-year-old was also shot to death within an hour of the Antioch shooting.