Metro Nashville police are investigating a self-defense claim in a deadly shooting that oc...

Police investigating self-defense claim after deadly shooting on Nashville pedestrian bridge – Tennessean

Metro Nashville police are investigating a self-defense claim in a deadly shooting that occurred early Sunday. Police report that shortly before 1 a.m., two men shot each other on a pedestrian bridge on Shelby Street. The shooting killed 36-year-old Benjamin Baker and wounded 20-year-old Marcellus Groves. Surveillance video shows Baker, who is donning a ski mask, approach Groves from behind, police said in a news release. Baker appeared to pull out a handgun prior to confronting Groves.The two exchanged gunfire, and Baker was shot in the chest. Groves was hit in the leg. Baker was transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center where …

 

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