Homicide investigation underway after man shot, killed in Murfreesboro

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MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WKRN) — Murfreesboro police are investigating after a man was shot and killed late Sunday night.

Officers responded just before 11:30 p.m. to Gunnerson Avenue, where they said they located Javarius Malone, 32, with a gunshot wound to the chest.

Malone was transported to Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital, where he was pronounced dead, according to police.

No other information was immediately released, including a suspect description.

Anyone with information about the ongoing homicide investigation is urged to contact Det. Cody Thomas with the Murfreesboro Police Department at 629-201-5537 or e-mail  0808@murfreesborotn.gov.  

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