Springfield Man Discovered Lifeless Following Cottontown Capturing
COTTONTOWN TENNESSEE: (Smokey Barn Information) – A Springfield man is useless and one other man injured following a taking pictures and subsequent suicide in Cottontown Wednesday morning.
Round 9:05 am, Deputies responded to Shun Pike in Cottontown for a report of a taking pictures. Deputies arrived to search out that an grownup male had been shot within the face whereas exterior of that location. Deputies and Sumner County EMS rendered support, and the sufferer was transported from the scene by LifeFlight.
In response to the Sumner County Sheriff’s Workplace, witnesses on the scene described and recognized Dontarius Lengthy, age 25 of Springfield, as having been the shooter. Mr. Lengthy was reported to have fled the scene on foot together with a feminine juvenile. Witnesses said that Lengthy and the juvenile had been final seen operating towards Hwy. 76.
Deputies set a fringe within the Pond Rd. space after attainable sightings of the pair. The feminine juvenile, a 17-year-old from Springfield, was discovered strolling down a driveway close to Hwy. 25 and was taken into custody with out incident, in keeping with the Sumner County Sheriff’s Workplace.
The Tennessee Freeway Patrol’s aviation unit responded to the scene to help with the search and noticed Mr. Lengthy mendacity on the bottom. Deputies had been directed to Mr. Lengthy’s location and located him deceased from an obvious self-inflicted gunshot wound.
The 24-year-old sufferer is at the moment present process surgical procedure at a Nashville hospital.
The feminine juvenile has been launched to her guardian.
The names of the taking pictures sufferer and the minor feminine won’t be launched.
In response to the Sumner County Sheriff’s Workplace, the continuing investigation means that this incident started over earlier relationship points.
The Sumner County Sheriff’s Workplace is grateful for the response of its Deputies and Detectives, the Tennessee Freeway Patrol, the Robertson County Sheriff’s Workplace, SCEMS, and Vanderbilt LifeFlight.
The ideas and prayers of the Smokey Barn Information employees exit to everybody concerned.
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