UPDATE 10/15/2018: The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office says one person has been arrested in a homicide last week near the Tipton County line.
John Taylor, 27, of Covington, is charged with first degree murder in the death of Quincy Anderson. Deputies say Anderson was found shot several times Thursday on Tracy Road.
Taylor is being held without bond.
(ORIGINAL STORY 10/11/2018)
The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office is searching for suspects in a homicide Thursday morning near the Shelby County/Tipton County line.
Few details have been released, but it happened in the area of Tracey Road and Portersville Road. Investigators have not said who died, or how they were killed.
Deputies are searching the surrounding area for possible suspects.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office or Crime Stoppers at 901-528-CASH.
SCSO is currently investigating a homicide in the area of Tracey Rd. & Portersville Rd. Deputies are actively searching the surrounding area for possible suspects. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact law enforcement or 901-528-CASH. pic.twitter.com/dBECFY6V5B— ShelbyTNSheriff (@ShelbyTNSheriff) October 11, 2018
Tracey Rd between Portersville Rd and Hwy 14 (Austin Peay) is closed while investigators continue to search for clues related to this morning’s homicide. Please select an alternate route to avoid delays.— ShelbyTNSheriff (@ShelbyTNSheriff) October 11, 2018
October 11, 2018) ShelbyTNSheriff (@ShelbyTNSheriff—
Deputies have concluded the area ground search for the suspect(s) involved in the homicide on Tracy Rd. Investigators are still working to confirm the identity of the victim. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact law enforcement or Crime Stoppers.