Woman killed in shooting at Days Inn on Brick Church Pike


NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Metro Police are investigating a shooting at a motel in Nashville Sunday.

According to authorities, the shooting occurred at 1400 Brick Church Pike at the Days Inn Motel around 3 p.m.

The female victim suffered a gunshot wound to the neck and was transported by the Nashville Fire Department to TriStar Skyline Medical Center. She was later identified by Metro police as 47-year-old Sherri Assele.

According to police, she was pronounced dead at the hospital.

Lakeisha Congo, 28, is wanted on an outstanding warrant charging her with criminal homicide for shooting Assele. Anyone seeing Congo or knowing her whereabouts is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463.

(Photo: Metro-Nashville Police Department)

The investigation is ongoing.

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