One dead after shooting on Dellway Drive

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Posted at 6:12 AM, Feb 28, 2022
and last updated 2022-03-01 21:29:17-05

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Investigations are underway after a man was found dead in East Nashville on Monday morning.

Metro Nashville Police Department responded to a call around 4:30 a.m. in the 100 block of Dellway Drive.

Officers report that shots were fired toward the road and the victim was hit while driving. He has been identified as 23-year-old Charles Rooks.

Police said Rooks' car then crashed into another vehicle parked in a driveway.

Metro police are investigating the home for residential security cameras.

No suspect is in custody at this time. Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call 615-742-7463.