News4 Shooting Generic

NASHVILLE (WSMV) - A 17-year-old was transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center Friday night after being shot in the leg near the 600 block of South Sixth Street.

Two citizens heard gunshots and witnessed a person running from the scene following the shooting.

The wounds are non-life threatening.

The victim is not cooperating with police according to officials, refusing to give any information as to what was taking place leading up to this incident. 

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Blake was born and raised in Central Ohio where he began working in TV broadcast in 2011 before moving into morning radio. Blake joined the WSMV team in October 2019. Any news stories and ideas can be sent directly to

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