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Suspect arrested in deadly shooting at Springfield apartments

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(Source: Smokey Barn News) (Source: Smokey Barn News)
SPRINGFIELD, TN (WSMV) -

Police have arrested the suspected gunman in a shooting at an apartment complex in Springfield.

Spencer Phillips, of Gallatin, is charged with criminal homicide in the case.

According to Smokey Barn News, the victim's body was found in a breezeway of one of the buildings at the Legacy Village Apartments around 6:30 a.m. Thursday.

Police said the victim, Stephen Brown, of Greenbrier, was pronounced dead at the scene. 

According to investigators, Brown was shot multiple times during an argument at one of the apartments. Officials recovered a handgun at the apartment complex.

Police said they believe the suspect and the victim knew each other and do not believe there is a threat to the community.

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