One dead in overnight shootout in Hillsboro Village

Posted at 6:24 AM, Jul 10, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-10 12:02:14-04

One man is now dead after an overnight shooting in the parking lot behind a Nashville restaurant.

Metro Nashville Police Department officials identified the man as Dontario Graham, 20, of Nashville.

The incident happened in the parking lot of the Chicken Coop and H-Cue's Poolroom in Hillsboro Village off of 21st Avenue South around 1:15 a.m. Multiple gunshots shattered the window of the Chicken Coup, but employees said no one inside was hurt. Employees of the Chicken Coop had patrons shelter in place until it was safe to leave. Police said multiple people were involved in the shootout.

Police investigated the scene during the early morning hours, coming up with as many as 80 evidence markers.

Those with any information can call 615-742-7463.