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Nashville Man Killed in Apparent Targeted Shooting in KFC Parking Lot



West Precinct detectives are investigating Saturday night’s apparent targeted shooting of Amanuel Adane, 20, in the parking lot of KFC, 290 Hicks Road.

Officers responded to shots fired at 9:40 p.m. and found Adane with multiple gunshot wounds in the driver’s seat of his silver 2002 Mercedes sedan. Adane, of Bellevue, died at the scene.

The investigation shows that the victim met with two men who entered the backseat of the Mercedes. After approximately five minutes, witnesses reported hearing gunshots. The suspects fled in a white four-door car.

Anyone with information about Adane’s murder is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463. Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous.


Amanuel Adane, 20