NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) - One person was killed in a shooting near the Shelby Park Golf Course in East Nashville.
Officers responded to the area around 7 p.m. after two witnesses heard a gunshot and saw a sedan leaving the parking lot.
Police identified the victim as 71-year-old George Carpenter.
Carpenter worked as the golf course and had just left the clubhouse and was walking to his pickup truck in the parking lot. He died at the scene.
Investigation continues into Sunday’s 7 p.m. fatal shooting of George Carpenter, 71, in the parking lot of the Shelby Golf Course club house where he worked. He had just left for the day & was walking to his pickup truck parked nearby. Anyone with info, please call 615-742-7463. pic.twitter.com/9ZsClYF877— Metro Nashville PD (@MNPDNashville) September 16, 2019
A Celebration of Life memorial service for Carpenter has been scheduled for 9:30 a.m., Sunday, October 13 at Shelby Park Golf Course.