Man taken to hospital after shooting in Nashville - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Man taken to hospital after shooting in Nashville

NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) -

Metro police say one person was injured in a shooting Thursday night.

The shooting happened on the 100 block of Lafayette Street just after 11 p.m.

The suspect and victim were fighting when police say the suspect pistol-whipped the victim several times.

The handgun went off, and the bullet grazed the victim in the forehead.

The suspect left the scene.

The victim was taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center with minor injuries.

Police say the victim and the suspect knew each other.

The investigation into the shooting is ongoing.

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