Teen Shot Near South Nashville Mini Park

Teen Shot Near South Nashville Mini Park

CREATED May 15, 2014

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – A teenager was shot Thursday afternoon, not far from a mini park in South Nashville.

The incident was reported around 3:30 p.m. at Mildred Shute Park, located along Fain Street.

Officials with the Metro Nashville Police Department said a teen was shot in the incident. The victim’s identity has not yet been released.

The shooting was said to have taken place near the park. It was not immediately known whether or not children were present at the time of the incident.

The teenager was transported to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

No other information was immediately known.