UPDATE 01/23/2017, 1:33:08 PM – Cheatham News reached out to Cheatham County Sheriff’s Department for an update on the homicide from Saturday, January 21, 2017 on Golf Course Lane. The local sheriff’s department directed Cheatham News to contact Tennessee Bureau of Investigation for an update.
Cheatham News contacted Tennessee Bureau of Investigation for an update and the following response was provided by email from Josh Devine, TBI Public Information Officer:
“At the request of District Attorney General Ray Crouch, TBI Special Agents are working with the Cheatham County Sheriff’s Office in investigating a homicide that occurred Saturday in the 1000 block of Golf Course Lane in Ashland City.”
“In addition to the Special Agents who responded, the TBI Violent Crimes Response Team with Forensic Scientists also responded to the scene Saturday night. The victim has not yet been identified. The investigation remains active and ongoing.” –Provided by Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, Public Information Division.
Cheatham County Sheriff’s Department has stated there is no reason for the public to be concerned about being in danger and there are no “Public Danger Awareness” alerts at this time, nor have there been since the onset of this investigation.
WKRN Channel 2 News has reported speaking with a neighbor residing near the crime scene. Reported information has not been confirmed or denied by Cheatham County Sheriff’s Department or Tennessee Bureau of Investigation. At this time no details have been released.
If you have any information pertinent to this investigation call either the Cheatham County Sheriff’s Department or Tennessee Bureau of Investigation.
CHEATHAM COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT Main Office: (615) 792-4341 Criminal Investigation: (615) 792-2021 http://cheathamcountysheriff.net/wordpress
TENNESSEE BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION HEADQUARTER (615) 744-4000 http://tn.gov/tbi/article/tbi-offices
Cheatham News will post updates as are received.
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