UPDATE: Fatal shooting under investigation in Mt. Juliet

Staff Reports • Dec 17, 2015 at 6:24 PM

Mt. Juliet police initiated an investigation Friday night into a suspicious fatal shooting at a home in the 500 block of Millwood Lane.

Officers responded to a home in the Bridgemill of Providence townhome community at about 7:35 p.m. following reports of a shooting.

Officers found the body of a 67-year-old man with an apparent gunshot wound. The man’s identity wasn’t released.

“Our department offers our deepest condolences to those affected by this incident,” said police Chief James Hambrick. “Our hearts are with you.”

Police are not actively searching for suspects, and there is no current danger to the public related to the incident, according to Mt. Juliet police spokesperson Tyler Chandler.

Chandler said investigators gathered evidence and interviewed potential witnesses involved in the case. He said investigators do not believe anything criminal happened. 

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