Man shot, critically injured during North Nashville robbery

Posted at 3:08 AM, Jan 27, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-27 07:41:29-05

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — A man was critically injured in a shooting in North Nashville early Monday morning.

According to Metro Nashville police, officers were called to 17th Avenue North at about 1 a.m. They found a man who had been shot in the leg. He was taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center with critical injuries.

Investigators believe that he was shot during a robbery attempt.

The suspect ran from the scene and wasn't caught.

If you have information that could help police make an arrest, call Crime Stoppers at (615) 74-CRIME.