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One dead following shooting near Jack in the Box on Largo Drive

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Posted at 5:35 PM, Jul 19, 2022
and last updated 2022-07-20 18:46:28-04

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF)  — A man is dead following a shooting Tuesday afternoon near a Jack in the Box in the 200 block of Largo Drive.

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Trey Scales, 28, is accused of shooting Keanthony Thompson, 30, in the parking lot following a fight between their girlfriends. Police said both men got involved in the fight and during the dispute, Scales got a pistol and shot Thompson. All four people involved were reportedly Jack in the Box employees.

Scales told police the shooting was in self defense. However, police said that was not supported by video surveillance. He was then charged with criminal homicide.

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