Murfreesboro Police Investigating the Murder of an 18-Year-Old

Oct 08, 2021 at 02:18 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – Murfreesboro Police are investigating a murder case that happened at The Social Murph apartment complex.

Authorities told WGNS NEWS the shooting happened on Thursday night around 10PM (October 7, 2021). Evidently, 9-1-1 dispatchers received multiple calls of gunshots in the area of 1345 Wenlon drive, near Lascassas Pike.

When officers arrived at the scene, they located a white Chevrolet pickup truck occupied by 18-year-old O’Brien Deshun Henley, Jr. Detectives report Henley had received multiple gunshot wounds and was subsequently transported by ambulance to Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital for medical treatment. It was there that he succumbed to his injuries shortly after arriving.

MPD Criminal Investigation (CID) detectives are working to determine the circumstances that led to the fatal shooting.

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You Can Help Police

Anyone with any information that can help solve this case, please contact Detective Richard Presley at 629-201-5615 or email You can also report information anonymously through Crime Stoppers on the P3 app or by calling 615-893-STOP (7867).






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