UPDATE 8:38 a.m.:
The Nashville Police Department tweeted the "gunman who shot officer is dead in motel room with apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound to head."
We have learned that the officer shot, Officer Terrance McBride, in Nashvile worked in their east precinct is in stable condition. Officer McBride is a 3 year veteran.
A police officer has been shot in Nashville, according to WZTV.
The reported shooting happened less than 20 minutes ago.
The officer was rushed to a local hospital.
At this time it is unknown what lead to the shooting.
We’re working to learn additional information.
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