Metro police have identified 62-year-old Gene Brodie as the victim of a fatal shooting early Tuesday
Security personnel from Fisk University and Meharry Medical College found Brodie's body on a sidewalk at Dr. D.B. Todd Jr. Boulevard and Albion Street near Nashville General Hospital at Meharry between 1:30 and 1:50 a.m. Tuesday, according to police. Brodie was a resident of nearby Buchanan Street.
Detectives believe someone on foot shot Brodie at close range minutes before security found the man’s body. Police have not determined a motive and the investigation continues.
Police have asked anyone with information to contact Crime Stoppers at 74-CRIME.