MILLINGTON, TN. – One person is dead, and another injured after a shooting near the Navy Lodge in Millington early Sunday morning.
Investigators say the shooter is in custody with Millington Police.
According to the Naval Public Affairs Office, officers got reports of an active shooter at a recreational lodging area near the base around 3 a.m.
The shooting happened near Singleton Ave. and Attu Street. Continue reading
NASHVILLE (THECOUNT) — Amarion Johnson has been identified as the juvenile arrested in Nashville early Wednesday morning in the fatal shooting of 14-year-old Geovany Hernandez.
Johnson, 14, was charged with criminal homicide over the deadly Tuesday evening shooting. He is being held at the Juvenile Detention Center following a deadly shooting that occurred around 6:35 p.m. at 130 Nashboro Greens, in Nashville, TN.
Detectives with the Hermitage Precinct say they have arrested the 14-year-old suspect accused of killing a Nashville teenager on Tuesday evening. Continue reading
CHATTANOOGA, TN. (THECOUNT) — Teuntè Rice, from East Ridge, Tennessee, has been identified as the teen who died after being shot in the 2000 block of Windsor Street, in Chattanooga, TN, Friday Night.
Chattanooga police are investigating the shooting of Rice, 18, as a homicide.
Officers responded to a a call of “shots fired” around 10:30 p.m. Friday. Upon arrival, police discovered Rice suffering from at least one gunshot wound.
He was transported to an area hospital where he was later pronounced dead of gunshot wounds.
The victim, Te’unte Rice, 18, was taken to an area hospital by a personal vehicle, CPD said. Rice died from his injuries. Continue reading
MEMPHIS, TN. (THECOUNT) – Jeremy Beck has been identified by the Memphis Police Department as the suspect in the PurpleHaze shooting early Monday morning.
Police said, Beck, 32, was identified as the shooter, and a warrant was issued for his arrest. He is charged with four counts of aggravated assault and one count of reckless endangerment.
Meanwhile, Purple Haze will close at least two weeks after several people were injured in the shooting. Continue reading
KNOX COUNTY, TN. (THECOUNT) — Daniel Downer Gavin, of Knoxville, TN, has been located deceased. A cause of death has not been provided.
The Knox County Sheriff’s Office was asking for help locating the missing Knox County man. That search has now concluded with the discovery of a body, identified as, 60-year-old Gavin.
60-year-old Daniel Downer Gavin was last seen by his family on Wednesday, August 22nd around 8:30 a.m. at his home on Winding Way Road in West Knox County. Gavin is a white male, approximately 5’11 and 170 pounds. It is unknown what he was wearing when he left his home on Wednesday morning. Continue reading
NASHVILLE, TN. (THECOUNT) — Tennessee authorities named, Daniel Hambrick, as the man involved in a the fatal shooting by Nashville police officer, Andrew Delke, during a traffic stop.
Hambrick, 25, was shot dead Thursday evening while on a sidewalk beside an apartment complex.
TBI spokesman Josh DeVine says authorities believe that during the traffic stop, Hambrick “reportedly emerged from the vehicle with a firearm in his hand” and the “situation escalated,” resulting in Delke firing his gun multiple times. Continue reading
West Memphis woman, Kadasha Bedford, is being sought on murder charges after authorities found her 17-month-old boy suffering from a lethal dose of crack cocaine.
Bedford, 34, is wanted for second-degree murder after her toddler died of a cocaine overdose while the pair visited a Memphis hotel.
Police said the 17-month-old boy ingested a lethal amount of crack cocaine while at the Crown Inn, located on Lamar Avenue in Memphis, TN., in early May.
Bedford is also wanted for three counts of endangering the welfare of a minor. Continue reading
Rekia Kinnebrew has been identified as the Knoxville woman found shot dead in a Cherry Street residence.
Police responded near 5th Avenue and N. Cherry Street around 3 a.m. Sunday morning on reports of gunshots heard in the area.
Upon arrival to the area, investigators discovered a woman suffering from multiple gunshot wounds inside a home located at 401 S Cherry St, Knoxville, TN. Continue reading
Carlos Darnell Dixon has been charged with murder in the shooting death of Nashville man, Cesar Reza, 24, in the parking lot of an Antioch hookah bar last Friday morning
Dixon, 33, was taken in custody by Metro Nashville Police in connection to the fatal shooting that occurred at Arabian Palace Lounge located at 1135 Bell Rd, Antioch, TN., last week.
Reza and two friends pulled into the busy parking lot with the intention of going to Arabian Palace Hookah Lounge. Witnesses told police the pair pulled up behind a man, later identified as Dixon, who was trying to back out of the parking lot. Continue reading
Kenneth Allan Jacobs is believed to have shot his wife, Melinda Jacobs, during a police standoff in a Townsend, TN., residence. It is unknown if Melinda was killed before or during the standoff.
Ken Jacobs, 69, was barricaded in the home, the Blount County Sheriff’s Office says. Two people were later found dead inside the Kelly Ridge Road residence Saturday afternoon.
A SWAT team was called in to the scene of the Laurel Valley neighborhood around 12:30 p.m. Negotiations failed and police attempted to gain entry to the home. At that time, authorities discovered two people dead of gunshot wounds. Continue reading