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MURFREESBORO, TN (WSMV) – Murfreesboro Police are investigating a suspicious shooting that killed a man Tuesday.  

According to police, officers were dispatched to the Campus Villa Apartments in the 900 block of Greenland Ave. around 1:26 p.m. Tuesday. They were told a man was suffering from a gunshot wound.

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The man, identified as 22-year-old Oscar Lee Eiland, Jr., was transported to St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital where he was pronounced dead.  

Detectives are interviewing possible witnesses to find out how the shooting happened. 

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