ANTĐ, Tenn. (WKRN) – Metro police are searching for two young men who shot a man on Shoemaker Court in Antioch early Saturday morning.
Metro police were dispatched to the 200 block of Shoemaker Court just before 4:30 a.m. in response to a shooting at a home. According to officers at the scene, a 55-year-old man came out of his home early Saturday morning and saw two young men trying to break into the vehicle.
Police say that’s when the suspects opened fire on the man, hitting him multiple times. Metro police said more than a dozen shell casings were found at the scene.
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When police arrived at the scene, they found the man lying on his doorstep; He was shot in the neck/shoulder area and taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center, where he is in a critical but stable condition.
The two suspects appeared to shoot the man without provocation. According to police, they also had guns in their hands when checking unlocked cars.
Surveillance video from the home shows the two suspects sitting in a black four-door sedan.
Anyone who recognizes them is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463. Crime Stoppers callers can remain anonymous and qualify for cash rewards.
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