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Three arrested in connection with Cayce Homes murders

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Tramell Sparkman, 28, of Columbia, was arrested on Tuesday in connection with a double-murder in May. (Photo: Metro Nashville Police Department) Tramell Sparkman, 28, of Columbia, was arrested on Tuesday in connection with a double-murder in May. (Photo: Metro Nashville Police Department)
NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) -

Three people from Columbia are now in police custody and charged with killing two men in the James Cayce public housing development on May 23.

Metro Police arrested Tramell Sparkman, 28, in Spring Hill on Tuesday after he was indicted by the Davidson County Grand Jury as the suspect who shot and killed Brandon Jordan, 22, and Eric Allen, 38.

Later on Tuesday, police arrested two women in connection with the murders. 

Taylor Roberts, 19, was arrested in Maury County and charged with two counts of felony murder and robbery. 

Shakiria Webster, 20, was taken into custody in Sumner County on an unrelated matter and is now also charged with counts of felony murder and robbery. 

Responding officers found Jordan lying on the ground near the apartment’s porch stoop with a gunshot wound to his upper torso. Allen, who lived at the residence, was found in the doorway with multiple gunshot wounds to his upper chest.

Jordan died at the scene. Allen was pronounced dead after arriving at the hospital.\

Police said robbery was the motive for the murders.

Police said Sparkman was also indicted for gunfire trying to break into an Electric Avenue home in the early morning hours of May 23 and for shooting a man on Cleveland Street in the early morning hours on May 24.

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