Woman, 3 teenage daughters shot in Nashville

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Nashville police said a woman and her three teenage daughters were shot at an apartment complex in the city's Madison neighborhood.

Police said in a news release Friday night that 39-year-old Earnest Woodley, who also goes by Earnest Moore, is wanted in the shooting of his girlfriend, 34-year-old Nicole Luke, and her twin 14-year-old daughters inside an apartment. Police said he then shot Luke's 15-year-old daughter as she sat outside in an SUV and fled barefoot.

Police said all four victims were transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center and are in stable condition. Police said Woodley has a previous conviction for second-degree murder in the 1990s in Shelby County.

Arrest warrants were issued charging Woodley with four counts each of attempted homicide and aggravated assault.

Police said Woodley is considered armed and dangerous.


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