Police have identified Dashawn Ellis, 23, as the man shot Thursday night in North Nashville during a dice game.
The woman fatally stabbed late Monday night at Neelys Bend Condominiums in Madison, is identified as Ashley Yarbrough, 24. Detectives do not believe that she was stabbed by a stranger.
Xavier Lavender, 24, admitted to stabbing his grandmother, Gwendolyn Lavender, to death over what he said were lingering issues between the two.
In a just obtained affidavit, police state that after Zyqiius Barnes shot his sister in her buttock and fired two shots into her boyfriend, killing him, he turned to his injured sister and said: “Look what you made me do”.
Police have identified 20-year-old Amanuel Adane as the man shot in the parking lot of a Hicks Road KFC in West Nashville Saturday night. Police say he met with 2 men who entered the backseat of his car, and after about five minutes, shot him and fled the scene.
Eric Nichols, 28, shot and killed a man on I-65 South Friday afternoon during a roadside scuffle stemming from a road rage incident. He says his pistol fell from his waistband during the fight, both men went for it, and eventually he shot and killed Christopher Jankowski, a 53-year-old truck driver.
Gail Andrews-Miller, 65, had driven to Cana Circle near Belle Meade, a senior-only residence, shared by her sister and mother, Rachel Andrews, 97, & Barbara Andrews, 69. She brought a 5-shot revolver with her, leaving her holster at her home on Sneed Rd. She walked to the rear of the home, to the TV room, and opened fire on her mother and sister, shooting them both in the chest. She then turned the gun on herself.
Quincy Brown & Calais Hill were riding a bird scooter together when Dejuan Bell opened fire on them after an argument in East Nashville. Quincy Brown died from a gunshot wound to his head. Hill escaped without injuries. Dejuan Bell is charged with 1 count homicide, & 1 count attempted homicide.
East Precinct detectives have identified convicted felon Dejuan A. Bell as one of the men involved in the November 3rd fatal shooting of Quincy Brown, 19, in the 600 block of Dew Street. An arrest warrant charging Bell, 26, with criminal homicide has been issued.
Just before 1:30 AM this morning, Erik Helffenstein, 45, was shot and killed as he chased two individuals that were burglarizing his vehicle outside his home.