18-year-old charged with criminal homicide after fatal shooting of father in Antioch

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ANTIOCH, Tenn. (WKRN) – Police are investigating a deadly shooting on Pinebrook Trail in Antioch Monday afternoon.

Police said 18-year-old Trynity Meadows is being charged with criminal homicide for shooting and killing her father, 49-year-old Otis Meadows.

The incident happened around 1:40 p.m. inside the family’s home in the 2800 block of Pinebrook Trail. Trynity Meadows’ 29-year-old brother called police. He told police he heard gunshots and then found his father’s body near the front door. He told police he saw his sister outside, running away. She was taken into police custody shortly after. She refused to speak with detectives.

Home surveillance video following the shooting shows Trynity at the front door holding a handgun prior to leaving the scene. The gun has not been found.

No one else was inside the home at the time of the shooting.

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