Samuel Rich

Samuel Rich has been charged with attempted first-degree murder and theft by TBI agents and Bedford County Sheriff's deputies.

SHELBYVILLE, TN (WSMV) - A man wanted for attempted murder and theft in Bedford County and wanted for questioning in connection with the death of a man found in Nashville has been arrested.

The Bedford County Sheriff’s Office said Rich, 25, was taken into custody be deputies and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation.

Rich had been placed on the TBI Most Wanted list on Friday night after deputies responded to a shooting on Temple Ford Road Friday morning. Deputies found a female victim at the home suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was flown to Vanderbilt University Medical Center.

Metro Police identified Rich as someone they wanted to question in relation to the body of James William Warner, 22, of Shelbyville, being found at the end of 35th Avenue North by a Metro Water crew on Friday.

The Bedford County Sheriff’s Office did not provide details about where Rich was captured.

 

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