Man killed following disagreement at Cedar Creek Marina

Published: Apr. 13, 2022 at 4:31 PM CDT
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MOUNT JULIET, TN (WSMV) – A shooting at the Cedar Creek Marina left one man dead and another injured, according to authorities.

The Wilson County Sheriff’s Office said at 5 a.m. Wednesday, a person called 911 from the Marina and said he had been shot. The man on the phone added that there was another individual who had been shot in a camper at the Marina.

When police arrived on the scene, they found a deceased male inside the camper. Authorities quickly transported the man who called 911 to Vanderbilt Hospital, who was soon treated and released.

Police identified the man killed as Brent Martin, 48, of Old Hickory, TN.

“Our condolences to the Martin family and his friends. Anytime a person is killed in our community during a violent incident is a tragedy. The Wilson County Sheriff’s Office will continue to work to keep Wilson County and our citizens safe with all the resources we have,” said Sheriff Robert Bryan.

Wilson County Sheriff officials said they are working with the district attorney’s office to determine if any charges should be filed.

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