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Man Shot, Killed Outside Home In La Vergne

Posted: Updated: June 28, 2013 01:17 PM

La VERGNE, Tenn. - A man was shot and killed in the front yard of a home in La Vergne on Thursday night.

Police said 22-year-old Murad Abulola was found in the front yard of the home on Mable Drive around 8 p.m. He was taken to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Department spokesperson Kathy Tyson said investigators were questioning potential witnesses inside the house.

Authorities remained tight-lipped about the details surrounding the case.

"We are very sad and heart broken anytime there is a fatality in a situation like that; it breaks our heart. Our police will do everything they can to solve this shooting," said Tyson.

Police said the incident was isolated, but had not named any suspects in the case on Friday afternoon.

The investigation was ongoing.

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