On April 26, 2015 Murfreesboro police officers responded to University Gables Apartments (2827 S. Rutherford Blvd.) to investigate the shooting of two individuals. When officers arrived on scene, they found 20-year old Dartavious Brittenum and 19-year old Travious Miller injured from gunshot wounds. Both were transported to Vanderbilt by LifeFlight due to the seriousness of their injuries. Both have since been released from the hospital and are recovering from their injuries.
On April 30, 2015 Detective Larry Maples obtained arrest warrants on Jakeil Lindsey for two counts of Attempted First Degree Murder and two counts of Aggravated Assault with a Firearm.
On May 5, 2015, Jakeil Lindsey was taken into custody by the Rutherford County Sheriff's Office Fugitive Squad. In addition to the shooting related charges, he was also served with eight warrants from MTSU Police Department for charges of Burglary, Theft, and Fraud.
MPD Sgt. Kyle Evans
MPD Report #15-8171