15-year-old injured in Clarksville drive-by shooting

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Posted at 2:05 PM, Jul 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-08 15:11:22-04

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Police say a 15-year-old was injured in a drive-by shooting in Clarksville.

Officers were called to the scene near Oak Lane around 11:20 p.m. Sunday and found the teenager, who had been shot in the back.

According to police, he was on the side of the road when shots were fired from a dark-colored vehicle.

He was struck and airlifted to an area hospital. Police say he’s in “stable” condition but he may have long-term injuries.

Investigators say this doesn’t appear to be a random incident.

Anyone with information should contact Detective Beaubien, 931-648-0656, ext. 5145, Tipsline 931-645-8477, or go online and submit a tip anonymously.