Suspect search continues after overnight shooting at Tennessee Waffle House

Suspect search continues after overnight shooting at Tennessee Waffle House
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Source: CNN
Source: CNN

Nashville, TN (WOIO) - A person of interest is being sought in connection with a deadly shooting at a Nashville, Tennessee-area Waffle House restaurant.

Police say four people were killed, and four others injured in a shooting at the Waffle House on Murfreesboro Pike in Antioch.

The person of interest has been identified as 29-year old Travis Reinking of Morton, Illinois, who was last seen walking south of the Murfreesboro Pike after the shooting.

The incident took place around 3:30 a.m. Sunday, April 22.

According to police, a man who was not wearing any clothing except for a green jacket, opened fire on customers in the parking lot and inside the restaurant.

Police believe the shooting was random and they described the gun he used as an AR-15.

The search for Reinking continues and Nashville-area residents are being asked to use caution until he is captured.

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