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Teen Shot While Walking Home From Store

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. - A teenager was hospitalized overnight after being shot while walking home from the store.

Police said the 18-year-old and a friend were walking along 10th Avenue North around 12:30 a.m. Tuesday when a man started following them. The pair took off running, and the man opened fire while running after them.

The victim was hit in the buttocks, and taken to the hospital with critical, but non-life-threatening injuries. His identity was not released.

The shooter took off on foot. No arrests have been made.

Police were investigating.

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