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Apparent Targeted Shooting Claims Nashville Teen



East Precinct detectives are investigating Saturday’s 6:10 p.m. apparent targeted fatal shooting of Samuel Calvert, 18, in the 1400 block of Rosedale Avenue.

According to witnesses, Calvert interacted briefly with the suspects, described only as two young black men, prior to shots being fired. Calvert, of Ridgecrest Drive, was struck multiple times. He was transported to Skyline Medical Center where he died.

The motive remains under investigation.

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


Samuel Calvert, 18