Suspect identified in shooting outside Antioch bar - WSMV Channel 4

Suspect identified in shooting outside Antioch bar

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Brian Arellano (Source: Metro Nashville PD) Brian Arellano (Source: Metro Nashville PD)
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Metro police have identified a man wanted in a shooting outside an Antioch bar earlier this month.

Arrest warrants have been issued charging 21-year-old Brian Arellano with two counts of attempted murder and aggravated assault.

Arellano is suspected in the shooting of 22-year-old Juan Carlos Melendez and 16-year-old Franklin Pineda-Caceres outside Las Nenas on May 1.

Witnesses said shots were fired in the parking lot around 1:30 a.m. after the two suspects and the victims argued inside the bar.

The victims suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

Anyone with information on Arellano’s whereabouts is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463. The second suspect has not yet been identified.

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