Teen injured in shooting near Madison

Posted at 8:10 PM, Oct 24, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-24 21:11:03-04

A teen was injured in a shooting in the Madison area.

According to Metro Nashville Police officials, a 15-year-old girl was shot in the leg Wednesday evening.

She was allegedly talking to a guy in the cul-de-sac of the Timberwood neighborhood when someone fired a gun hitting her in the leg.

Witnesses told police they saw a man with dreads in his early 20s wearing dark clothing fire the gun toward the victim.

The injury was not believed to be life-threatening.