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53-year-old man wanted for attempted criminal homicide was arrested by Metro Police Sunday night

Nashville, TENNESSEE – According to the Metro Nashville Police Department, his name is Jerome Jenkins and he was taken into custody on Sunday.

Metro Police said the 53-year-old suspect is now charged with attempted criminal homicide and resisting arrest.

On Oct. 21, MNPD officers responded to a shooting call.

Investigators said the victim was walking through Hadley Park when the suspect came up from behind and shot him in the left hip.

The victim was taken to a hospital for treatment.

MNPD officers located the suspect in the Buchanan Street area and said he struggled for several minutes before he was taken into custody.

This incident remains under investigation.

This is a developing story and it will be updated as new information become available.