December 17, 2013
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
The man fatally shot late Tuesday morning inside an apartment in the Edgehill public housing community is identified as Isaac Morris, 28.
The preliminary investigation indicates that the suspect came to see Morris at his residence in the 1300 block of 12th Avenue South. The two men went upstairs. A short time later gunshots were heard and the suspect fled on foot carrying a black bag believed to have been taken from Morris’ upstairs room. Morris was transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center where he died just after arrival.
A 19-year-old has been arrested and booked into jail in connection to a murder case from December 2013.
Police say Deion Woodruff shot and killed 28-year-old Isaac Morris at Morris’ apartment in the Edgehill public housing community on 12th Avenue South.
Someone who was inside the apartment at the time told police that Woodruff allegedly shot Morris and then stole computers and a black bag before running off.
Police say they found the stolen items after searching Woodruff’s apartment later that day.
Isaac Morris, 28, was fatally shot in his apartment at the Edgehill public housing community in Nashville, Tenn., Tuesday morning. Police believe the victim knew his killer. The suspect fled on foot with a heavy black bag he did not have when he arrived.