Eight wounded as shooting erupts following argument over dog in Nashville

Police said they recovered a handgun from the scene, are on the lookout for two male suspects and that the investigation is ongoing

The Associated Press November 09, 2020 09:30:49 IST
Eight wounded as shooting erupts following argument over dog in Nashville

Nashville: An argument that started over a dog led to a shooting that left eight people wounded in Tennessee. Nashville police said they were looking for two male suspects.

Authorities responded to reports of gunfire shortly after 1 am Sunday, the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department said in a news release. None of the injuries were life-threatening.

The statement said the two suspects began arguing and one of them had a dog with him. The suspect with the dog pulled out a handgun, police said. The second suspect left, then returned a short time later with a gun and accompanied by several other men. An exchange of gunfire ensued.

Police said they recovered a handgun from the scene and that the investigation is ongoing.

Updated Date:

Find latest and upcoming tech gadgets online on Tech2 Gadgets. Get technology news, gadgets reviews & ratings. Popular gadgets including laptop, tablet and mobile specifications, features, prices, comparison.

also read

US grants Iraq 45-day sanctions waiver allowing import of Iran gas before Joe Biden takes office
World

US grants Iraq 45-day sanctions waiver allowing import of Iran gas before Joe Biden takes office

Previously, such waivers were granted for 120 days but the periods have now been reduced in what some view as part of Donald Trump’s effort to raise pressure on Iran

Pfizer-BioNtech's COVID-19 vaccine bodes well for UK, but offers little relief to poorer countries
World

Pfizer-BioNtech's COVID-19 vaccine bodes well for UK, but offers little relief to poorer countries

The Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine must be transported at South Pole-like temperatures, a requirement that is already dictating who will be vaccinated in the UK

US to distribute 6.4 million doses of Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine in first tranche by year-end
World

US to distribute 6.4 million doses of Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine in first tranche by year-end

The federal government will issue recommendations for who should be prioritised — likely the elderly, high-risk, and frontline workers — but local authorities will make the final call