Dispute turns deadly in Murfreesboro

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An argument between 2 men led to a shooting in Murfreesboro Saturday afternoon. 

Police responded to a call at 532 Reid Alley and discovered a shooting victim outside the home. 

Medics rushed him to the hospital. But Medrick Lamont Elliot of Murfreesboro died. He was 45.

The suspect stayed at the scene and was arrested by police. During questioning, police say Nathaniel Lamont Buchanan, 32, admitted he shot the victim during a dispute that turned physical. 

A gun was recovered inside the home. 

Buchanan is charged with first degree murder and possession of a weapon by a convicted felon. He’s being held without bond. 

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