Benjamin Baker Death – Man shot dead on pedestrian bridge in downtown Nashville

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Benjamin Baker Death – Obituary : Officials of the Metro Police say an investigation is on the way after a man was shot to death overnight on the pedestrian bridge in Downtown Nashville.

Authorities said surveillance videos disclosed Benjamin Baker ,36, in a ski mask, walked up behind Marcellus Groves,20, on the bridge.

Reports say Baker brandished a handgun. The duo then exchanged fire, Groves was hit to the leg and Baker to the upper torso.

First responders transported Baker to the hospital, where he later succumbed to his injuries. Groves was reportedly treated of non-life threatening injuries, according to reports.

Officials said Grooves told investigators he shot Baker in self defense.
Investigation is currently on going.