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Mayor Briley Issues Statement on Tragic Waffle House Shooting

4/22/2018

Mayor David Briley made the following statement this morning about the shooting at a Waffle House on Murfreesboro Pike:

“It’s a tragic day for our city anytime people lose their lives at the hands of a gunman. My heart goes out to the families and friends of every person who was killed or wounded in this morning’s shooting. I know all of their lives will be forever changed by this devastating crime."

"There's clearly more to be said about these circumstances, but for now I ask Nashville to pray for and rally around these victims and join me in thanking the Metro Nashville Police Department as it works to find and apprehend the shooter.”