Man fatally wounded at Bell Road apartments

The man fatally wounded at 5:40 a.m. today outside building #15 at Overlook Apartments, 727 Bell Road, arrived in the complex moments earlier by taxi.

The victim has been tentatively identified as a 21-year-old.  Confirmation of his identity will be made at the Medical Examiner’s Office Monday.

South Precincts detectives know that the victim was involved in a confrontation with a gunman just after the cab left.  The gunman was in a small silver car and fled the parking lot immediately after the gunfire.

South Precinct detectives are pursuing leads.  Anyone with information about this homicide case is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463.