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Homicide Detectives Investigating Sunday's Fatal Shooting of Antwan Palmer Jr.

12/6/2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Homicide Unit detectives are investigating the circumstances surrounding Sunday morning’s fatal shooting of Antwan Palmer Jr., 19, who was found inside a wrecked vehicle in the 900 block of Murfreesboro Pike.

Officers responded to the crash at 3:30 a.m. and located Palmer in the driver’s seat with a gunshot wound to his leg. He died at the scene. Palmer’s female friend/passenger was transported to Vanderbilt Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries from the crash.

Prior to the shooting, Palmer had reportedly been standing with a group of people in the parking lot behind Club Premium, 833 Murfreesboro Pike, when shots were fired and he was struck. He drove off, wrecking a short time later.

Anyone with information about this fatal shooting is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463.

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