The man shot and killed in north Nashville Thursday night has been identified as Terrance Jordan.
According to Metro police, Jordan, 34, was standing in the 1800 block of 12 Avenue North when a man — described as black and wearing dark clothing — ran up to him and shot him. The shooting occurred around 8:30 p.m.
Jordan had previously been convicted of cocaine possession with intent to sell.
Police are asking anyone who might have information on the shooting to call 862-7901 or contact Crime Stoppers at 74-CRIME. Citizens can also send an electronic tip by texting the word “CASH” along with their message to 274637 (CRIMES) or online at www.nashvillecrimestoppers.com .