Ronald Saunders, 26, was shot and killed Saturday in east Nashville.
Christian Brown, 27, was arrested in Sanders' death.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -
A 27-year-old man accused of shooting and killing a man in east Nashville early Saturday morning has been arrested.
The shooting occurred just before 4 a.m. in the 500 block of Sylvan Street.
Witnesses reported the gunman, later identified as Christian Brown, and a second suspect approached Ronald Sanders outside his residence in the James Cayce public housing development and demanded money.
When Sanders refused, a heated argument ensued. Sanders, 26, was shot.
He was transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center where he later died.
Brown, 27, was taken into custody a short time later. Records show he has previous convictions for felon in possession of a weapon, aggravated assault and aggravated burglary.
The second suspect remains at large. Their identity was not immediately known.