Shooting at apartment complex in Murfreesboro leaves one man injured

A man with a gun walked up to a Honda Civic and was shot multiple times from inside the car.
Published: Sep. 25, 2022 at 6:14 PM CDT
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MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WSMV) - The Murfreesboro Police Department is investigating after a man was shot several times in the parking lot of an apartment complex on Sunday.

The shooting happened in the Hawthorne South Apartments parking lot on Indian Park Drive around 3:15 p.m.

According to officials, a man with a gun came up to a Chrysler 200 and the man inside the car shot the man multiple times.

The man was taken to the hospital and is expected to survive.

Two nearby apartments were hit by bullets during the shooting, but no one else was injured.

Investigators with MPD are working to find a reason for the shooting and believe the incident was isolated and that the men knew each other.

Officials say there is no immediate threat to the public.

Detectives are looking for the driver of the Chrysler 200 and a teenager who was in the parking lot during the shooting to get their versions of what happened. Anyone with information is asked to contact Lieutenant James Abbott at 629-201-5523.

The shooting remains under investigation.