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One person critically injured in Murfreesboro Pike shooting

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Posted at 5:48 AM, Jun 12, 2022
and last updated 2022-06-12 21:02:56-04

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF)  — Metro police responded to the 1000 block of Murfreesboro Pike at the Speedway gas station around 10:53 p.m. Saturday night.

At about 10:40 p.m., a man was shot in the torso and critically injured. He is being treated at a local hospital.

Violent Crimes Division detectives are currently pursuing strong leads in the shooting of the 24-year-old.

After firing, the gunman fled in a red sedan. It is believed that the shooter knew the victim.