Gunmen Sought After Teenager Shot In Woods

Posted at 6:11 AM, Dec 30, 2017
and last updated 2017-12-30 15:44:45-05

A teenager was shot several times in a wooded area of North Nashville, and two suspects were being sought in the case.

The 17-year-old was shot in the woods at 4:15 a.m. Saturday off Patton Hill Road in the 3900 block. After being shot in the stomach and leg, the teen ran to a nearby home to call 911.

The victim was transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center in critical but stable condition.

Police were searching for two men who fled from the scene in a black sedan. Anyone with information was asked to call Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463.