Man Found Shot In East Nashville Passes Away

Posted at 2:19 PM, Jul 17, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-17 15:19:02-04

A man found suffering from a life-threatening gunshot wound has passed away.

Authorities confirmed 34-year-old Kevin Blanchette died from the gunshot wound to his head.

Blanchette was found by a passerby along the side of road before 6 a.m. Wednesday. He was lying near the intersection of Douglas Avenue and Montgomery Avenue.

Details of the shooting were not known as the investigation remained ongoing.

Anyone with information has been asked to call Crime Stoppers at 615-74-CRIME (615-742-7463).