Man seriously injured in shooting outside Midtown bar

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Posted at 1:55 PM, Aug 15, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-15 14:55:51-04

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — A man was seriously hurt in a shooting in Midtown on Sunday morning.

Metro police said the shooting happened around 1:30 a.m. on Demonbreun Street, not far from Music Row.

Details on what led to the shooting are still under investigation. The suspect ran from the scene and has not been caught.

The victim was taken to the hospital in critical condition.

This is not the first shooting in the area this year, which is one of the busiest bar scenes in the city. In April, a man was shot and killed and another person was injured in the Midtown area.