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Man Fatally Wounded Thursday Night During Dice Game on 9th Avenue North



North Precinct detectives are pursuing strong leads in Thursday’s 9:30 p.m. fatal shooting of Dashawn Ellison, 23, inside an apartment in the 1500 block of 9th Avenue North.

The investigation to this point shows that Ellison and other persons were engaged in a dice game when Ellison was shot. Detectives are continuing in their efforts to identify the man who shot Ellison, who died shortly after arriving at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.


Dashawn Ellison, 23