Metro Police Investigate East Nashville Shooting

Posted at 5:53 AM, Aug 19, 2015
and last updated 2015-09-08 04:44:36-04

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Metro Nashville Police are investigating a shooting that took place in east Nashville Tuesday afternoon. 

The shooting happened just before 7 p.m. in the James A. Cayce homes on South 7th Street. 

Specific details of the incident were not known.

Officials with Metro police said the victim was shot in the back of his leg and is expected to recovery. The person was taken to an area hospital for treatment. 

As far as a suspect, police said the victim recognized the person but does not known his name.

Anyone with information was asked to call Crime Stoppers at 74-CRIME.