Tattoo and Piercing Shop Destroyed by Explosion in Downtown Nashville on Christmas Day

A tattoo and piercing shop was destroyed by an explosion that rocked downtown Nashville on December 25.

“Our team is well, our hearts go to all the people and businesses that got impact from this horrible action. We send blessings to all of you,, Hopefully 2021 will be better year for all,” Nashville Ink Tattoo wrote on Facebook.

At least 41 businesses were left damaged by the blast including an AT&T facility, according to The Tennessean.

Prior to the explosion, a recording blared a warning to those in the area to evacuate, video shows.

On Sunday, December 27, the FBI confirmed the human remains found at the scene were of Anthony Quinn Warner, 63, of Antioch, Tennessee, who was confirmed to be responsible for the bombing, according to local news reports. Authorities were reportedly investigating the motive of the bomber at the time.. Credit: Nashville Ink Tattoo via Storyful