Early Monday morning shooting in Smyrna - Two transported to the hospital

Mar 21, 2022 at 04:32 pm by WGNS

Smyrna Shooting Incident

SMYRNA, Tennessee— There was an early morning shooting in Smyrna. The shooting occurred at a gas station across the street from the Nissan plant.

Smyrna Police Officers were dispatched to the 700 block of Nissan Drive and arrived on the scene at 1:34 in the morning on Monday (03/21/2022).

Once there, it was learned that an individual entered the Circle K gas station, which is diagonally across the street from the Nissan plant – and asked the clerk to dial 9-1-1.

Prior to pulling into the gas station, the subject and a passenger in the same car, were victims of a shooting. This individual - and their passenger - were victims of gunshot wounds sustained when gunfire was exchanged between two vehicles in the area. 

An ambulance was called to the scene and paramedics transported both individuals to an area hospital. As of Monday afternoon at 4, one of the shooting victims was listed as being in stable condition, while the second was listed as being in critical condition.

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The Smyrna Police Department Criminal Investigations Unit worked through the early hours of Monday morning and are continuing their investigation now.  Police believe this is an isolated incident involving individuals known to one another.

If you have any details of the shooting, you are encouraged to contact Detective Nabours, 615-267-5434 or allan.nabours@townofsmyrna.org.

Source: Smyrna Police Dept.

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