Michael Wayne Jefferson - deceased

Michael Wayne Jefferson was shot and killed after an attempted robbery with accomplice, Taleel Green. 

ANTIOCH, TN (WSMV) - One person is dead and two others were injured in a shooting that occurred on Hickory Club Drive in Antioch.

A statement from metro police says that the shooting happened at 7:15p.m. Wednesday night. 

According to investigators, Michael Wayne Jefferson, 36, and Taleel Green, 19, pulled guns and attempted to rob the apartment.

The residents of the apartment also pulled pistols and began firing.

Jefferson was shot and killed and Green was shot in the leg.

Police say that Toddrell Bell, a resident of the apartment, was shot in the chest and taken to Stonecrest Medical Center before police could arrive. 

Bell's injuries are life-threatening.

Green was taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

Police discovered over two pounds of marijuana and cash at the scene.

This investigation is still ongoing. 

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