53-year-old man shot, killed in Clarksville - WSMV News 4

53-year-old man shot, killed in Clarksville

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Police said the victim was transported in extremely critical condition. (Source: Clarksville Police Department) Police said the victim was transported in extremely critical condition. (Source: Clarksville Police Department)
The shooting happened in the Chapel Street area around 5:30 p.m. Friday. (Source: Clarksville Police Department) The shooting happened in the Chapel Street area around 5:30 p.m. Friday. (Source: Clarksville Police Department)
CLARKSVILLE, TN (WSMV) -

A 53-year-old man was killed in a shooting in Clarksville on Friday evening.

Officers responded to a shots fired call in the Chapel Street area around 5:30 p.m. When they arrived to the scene, they found that Ray Nelson had been shot.

He was transported to Tennova Hospital in extremely critical condition and later died that evening. 

Investigators believe Nelson may have been involved in an altercation before the shooting. They are now investigating his death as a homicide. 

Anyone with information is asked to call investigators at 931-648-0656, or the police department’s tip line at 931-645-8477.

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