2 shot, 1 killed in shooting in neighborhood near Durango and Sunset


Metro Police are investigating a deadly shooting in a southwest neighborhood near S. Durango Drive and W. Sunset Road.  It happened around 5:46 p.m. in the 6300 block of Riley Street.  

Metro Police said two people were shot; one person was killed and the other victim is being treated at University Medical Center.

According to officers, everything unfolded as the victim who was killed, and another person was in a car driving home to an apartment complex in the area.  At some point, they got into an altercation with another man in the parking lot of the Mosaic Apartment complex. 

Police said after the latercation, the man who was driving the vehicle that was parked in the parking spot, fired several rounds striking both of the other people. 

The person who died at the hospital, is said to be a white 30-year-old man.  The other victim who was shot in the arm is said to be a white man in his mid 30s. He’s expected to be ok.

The person who fired the gun is on the run. Metro Police said all they have right now is that he is described as a black man.

Metro said officers are interviewing numerous witnesses to gain more information about what exactly happened before shots were fired.

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