Driver of stolen police car faces murder charge - WKRN News 2

Driver of stolen police car faces murder charge

Posted: Updated: Sep 4, 2013 7:40 PM
Misty Shelton Misty Shelton
FAYETTEVILLE, Tenn. -

A woman is facing a murder charge after she drove a stolen police cruiser and crashed it into an SUV Saturday night in Fayetteville.

According to Tennessee Highway Patrol, Misty Shelton, 49, pulled onto Maple Street and T-boned the SUV just after 6 p.m.

There were five passengers inside the SUV. Henry Holt, 55, was killed.

Shelton and the SUV's other passengers were injured and transported to local hospitals.

She was taken into police custody for homicide, felony fleeing and theft charges after being released from Vanderbilt University Medical Center Wednesday.

Shelton's bond was set at $402,500.

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