Police investigate Tennessee State student death as homicide

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Authorities in Nashville have opened a homicide investigation into the death of a 19-year-old Tennessee State University student who was found shot in a campus dorm.

Nashville police said in a statement Monday that 19-year-old Rickey B. Scott of Ohio was found unconscious Sunday in a residence hall walkway and was taken to a hospital where medical staff determined he had been shot in the abdomen. He was then transferred to another medical center, where he died.

Police say a search warrant was executed, but police haven't recovered the gun used in the shooting.

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Police say the investigation remains active and that detectives have interviewed multiple people and reviewed campus surveillance video. No arrests have been made.