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Apparent Targeted Shooting on 16th Avenue North Claims Nashville Man

8/5/2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

North Precinct detectives are investigating Sunday’s 8:40 p.m. apparent targeted fatal shooting of Antonio Travis, 56, outside his residence in the 1600 block of 16th Avenue North.

According to witnesses, Travis was walking toward his vehicle when several armed men got out of a light colored sedan and fired on him. Travis, who was struck multiple times, was transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center where he died.

The motive remains under investigation.

Anyone with information about the murder of Antonio Travis is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463. Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and qualify for a cash reward.

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