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37-year-old man charged with criminal homicide in connection with fatal shooting on 11th Avenue South

Nashville, TENNESSEE – MNPD officials said the fatal shooting occurred Monday morning.

It happened on 11th Avenue South.

Metro Nashville Police Department officers responded to a shooting call.

When the officers arrived on scene, they found one adult male victim.

Police said the 29-year-old man suffered life-threatening injuries and was taken to a hospital for treatment, where he later died.

He was later identified as Ralos Jones Jr.

Investigators believe the 29-year-old victim was involved in a suspected drug deal when he was shot.

MNPD officials said a 37-year-old suspect was arrested and taken into custody.

His name is Roderick Orr and her is now charged with criminal homicide, possession of a weapon during a dangerous drug felony, and other drug-related charges.

Metro Police said the 37-year-old suspect had two 9MM handguns, 34 grams of marijuana, 191 methamphetamine pills, 2 grams of methamphetamines, and $443 cash on him at the time of his arrest.