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



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.