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Metro Nashville police identify one man killed in 'targeted' Thanksgiving Day shooting

The Tennessean (Nashville) logo The Tennessean (Nashville) 11/27/2020 Brinley Hineman, Nashville Tennessean

Metro Nashville police have identified one victim found dead in a "targeted" double shooting on Thanksgiving Day.

The shooting occurred inside a home in the 1400 block of Rice Hill Circle in Antioch and killed two men, whose bodies were discovered Thursday night. Police have identified one victim as Cedarius Deon McCorry, 30, who lived in the home. 

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McCorry was found fatally shot on the first level of the home around 6:30 by friends who checked on him after not hearing from him during the day.

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The second victim was found fatally shot on the second level of the home. His identity wasn't known Friday. 

Police believe the shooting took place late Wednesday night and was drug-related. Investigators discovered a quarter-pound of marijuana, pills, digital scales and several thousand dollars in cash. 

No suspect is in custody Friday afternoon. 

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463. Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and qualify for a cash reward.

Reach Brinley Hineman at bhineman@tennessean.com and on Twitter @brinleyhineman.

This article originally appeared on Nashville Tennessean: Metro Nashville police identify one man killed in 'targeted' Thanksgiving Day shooting

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