Knoxville police are looking into a shooting that happened Friday night off Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue.

Police say they were called out on a shooting call and found 44-year-old Ron Nelson suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. Nelson was taken to UT Medical where he later died during surgery.

Police found shell casings near where the victim was found. Investigators think multiple people saw the shooting. Anyone with information is asked to call the anonymous crime information line at 865-215-7212.