Police: Man Shot Self, Wife In Antioch Home

Posted at 5:30 AM, Feb 01, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-01 13:58:59-05

Two people were critically hurt in a domestic-related shooting in Antioch.

The incident was reported around 4:30 a.m. Wednesday at a residence on Post Oak Road.

Officials with Metro Nashville Police said two people, a male and female, were taken to an area hospital with gunshot wounds.

Police said the man shot himself in the stomach, and the bullet passed through his body, striking his wife in the chest.

The woman was treated and released from the hospital. The man remained in critical condition. No identities had been released.

It was unknown if any charges would be involved. No additional details were known.