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Double Shooting on Springfield Highway

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One person dead and another sent to a hospital during a robbery that went bad in the 1100 block of Springfield Highway. Metro Police say two men with guns who entered the house tried to rob the home owner, Jack Davis Jr, 76.  Davis was known to conduct business from his home. 

The  gunmen shot both the home owner and his friend then fled the scene in a light colored pickup truck.  Davis died of his wounds and his friend was transported to the hospital with a gunshot wound to his face.

Police say the shooting is under investigation and are asking the public for any information regarding the murder of Jack Davis Jr.

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