Police Search For Suspect In Hermitage Homicide

Posted at 8:04 AM, Jul 14, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-14 13:19:38-04

An investigation got underway overnight after a man was fatally wounded in a Hermitage shooting.

Officers with Metro Nashville Police responded to the Pine Brook Apartments on Hickory Hill Lane around 10:20 p.m. Wednesday. 

According to responding officials, the victim, identified as 32-year-old Michael J. Moran, was found lying in a parking lot with gunshot wounds in his torso and leg. 

Moran was rushed to Vanderbilt University Medical Center where he died.

Police were working to provide a suspect description.

According to reports, Moran was allegedly meeting a drug dealer.

Witnesses said they saw a black, four-door vehicle leave the scene shortly after the shooting.

Anyone with information should call Crime Stoppers at 615-74-CRIME (615-742-7463).