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4 dead in Waffle House shooting in Tennessee

Posted at 8:50 AM, Apr 22, 2018

UPDATE: Six people shot at the Waffle House in Tennessee.  

10:03 - Police believe this is the rifle used by the gunman.

8:43 a.m. - Nashville Police update their twitter account 


Four people were killed and several others were wounded when a gunman opened fire in a Waffle House in Antioch, Tennessee.

It happened around 3:25 a.m. Sunday at 3571 Murfreesboro Pike near Hobson Pike.

According to Metro Nashville Police Department, a patron wrestled the AR-15 away from the gunman.

Witnesses said he was only wearing a green jacket, which he shed after fleeing the restaurant.  

Metro Nashville Police Department officials named 29-year-old Travis Reinking from Illinois as a person of interest in the shooting, saying the vehicle the gunman used was registered to him.

Police asked anyone who may see him to call 615-862-8600 immediately.

Vanderbilt University Medical Center officials said they received three patients from the shooting: one was considered critical but stable and the two others were in critical condition.