UPDATE: Most Wanted fugitive Christopher Robinson is in custody, after surrendering, a short time ago, to authorities at the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office.

UPDATE 7:50PM Aug 12:

Suspect Christoper Hawk Robinson, 37, of Cerulean, Ky., was booked in for first-degree murder of Erick Bixler, 45, of Asbury Lane, said Rutherford County Sheriff’s Detective Ty Downing.

Robinson is also charged with especially aggravated robbery, especially aggravated kidnapping, murder in the perpetration of a crime and possession of a firearm.

He is being held on $750,000 bond at Rutherford County Adult Detention Center.

A bond hearing is set Aug. 25 in General Sessions Court.

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UPDATE 5:14PM Aug 12: Most Wanted fugitive Christopher Robinson is in custody, after surrendering, a short time ago, to authorities at the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office.

A suspect accused of murdering a Rutherford County resident turned himself in about 4:45 p.m. Wednesday at Rutherford County Adult Detention Center.

Suspect Christopher Hawk Robinson, 37, of Cerulean, Ky., is being booked in for first-degree murder of Erick Bixler, 45, of Asbury Lane, said Detective Ty Downing.

Robinson is also charged with especially aggravated robbery, especially aggravated kidnaping, murder in the perpetration of a crime and possession of a firearm.

Rutherford County Sheriff’s deputies were called to his home July 26 where they found his body.

Detectives developed leads and identified Robinson as a suspect. They served a search warrant at his Kentucky home Sunday.


Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office

Warrants were obtained for a suspect accused of killing a Rutherford County man July 26 at his home, a Rutherford County Sheriff’s detective said.

Suspect Christopher Hawk Robinson, 37, of Cerulean, Ky., is wanted for the murder of Erick Bixler, 45, of Asbury Lane, said Detective Ty Downing.

Robinson is facing charges of first-degree murder, especially aggravated robbery, especially aggravated kidnaping, murder in the perpetration of a crime and possession of a firearm.

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation added Robinson to the TBI Most Wanted List this morning. People who know his location may call 1-800-TBI-FIND.

Detective Capt. Britt Reed said investigators responded to Bixler’s home where they found his body.

They developed Robinson as a suspect and began searching for him.

Detectives served a search warrant at his Kentucky home Aug. 9.

People who have information about his location may also call the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office at 615-898-7770.