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Nashville man shot dead

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NASHVILLE, GA (WALB) -

From the Nashville Police Dept.-

At about 2:00 am on Saturday March 15, 2014 a Nashville PD patrol officer observed a large crowd of people near the intersection of Marion Avenue and Mathis Street and as he approached the area several bystanders began yelling and screaming at the officer telling him that someone had just been shot.

Witnesses told the officer that a black male had just exited the Blue Swan night club at 800 E. Marion Ave., when he shot another man outside the club then fled the area on foot.

The officer immediately called for an ambulance and located the victim later identified as 23 y/o Cornelius Rashawn Miller of Lakeland, GA.

Mr. Miller was transported by EMS to the South Georgia Medical Center – Berrien Campus where he pronounced dead.

Nashville police are pursuing several leads toward identifying the man who shot Mr. Miller and have called in the Georgia Bureau of Investigations (GBI) for assistance with the investigation.

Nashville Police Chief Chuck Edwards is asking anyone with any information about this incident to contact NPD at229-686-7666 or the GBI at 912-389-4103."

 

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