Arrest made in the Shooting Death of Smyrna Man

May 31, 2021 at 06:15 am by WGNS


Reports indicate a Murfreesboro man has been arrested in Texas for the murder of a Smyrna resident. The incident revolved around the sell of marijuana, according to Nashville Detectives.

A 19-year-old man wanted for the February 15 murder of 23-year-old Adam Pickle at the Villages of Meadowood Apartments on Rice Road in Nashville was arrested this past week by members of the U.S. Marshal’s Fugitive Task Force in Grand Prairie, Texas.

Qwaveion Wilson of Murfreesboro is facing a charge of criminal homicide and will be returned to Nashville in the near future.

The murder investigation, led by Detective Will Mathis, shows that Pickle, of Smyrna, had driven to the apartment complex to sell Wilson a small quantity of marijuana. Wilson and another man allegedly approached Pickle’s pickup truck, pulled pistols and tried to rob him. Pickle attempted to drive away and was fatally shot.

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