Murfreesboro Police Investigate Fatal Shooting at Summerlake Apartments


UPDATE 2-19-19 – The victim of the fatal shooting at Summerlake Apartments Friday night has been identified as a 16-year old male.

All other parties involved are in their late teens and have been identified and interviewed. At this time, investigators have no reason to believe this was a random crime. The parties involved may have known each other.

The investigation is still on-going.

Murfreesboro, TENN – At approximately 6:59 p.m. Friday, February 15, officers responded to a report of shots fired at Summerlake Apartments on National Drive.

Upon arrival, officers discovered a male victim who had been shot. The victim was pronounced dead on the scene; the motive is unknown. The name of the victim will not be released pending notification of next of kin.

Crime scene investigators are interviewing witnesses and people who live at the complex and are trying to determine what happened.

The investigation is ongoing.

No further details are available at this time.

If you have any information that could be helpful to police call (615) 893-1311.

If you would like to remain anonymous call Crime Stoppers at (615) 893-STOP.


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