PD: Man shot at Murfreesboro home with 7 people including toddler inside

Robert Dumas was arrested after police said he shot multiple times at home with people inside including a toddler in Murfreesboro on Saturday.

MURFREESBORO, TN (WSMV) – A man was arrested after police said he shot multiple times at home with people inside including a toddler in Murfreesboro on Saturday.

Officers were called to the 500 block of Highland Avenue around midnight after receiving reports of more than a dozen bullets fired at home. 

Police said seven people including a 15-month-old were inside the home at the time of the shooting. No one reported any serious injuries to police. 

Officers determined that bullets had hit a vehicle and the home. 

While conducting a traffic stop on E. Sevier Street, police located the suspect, 28-year-old Robert Alexander Dumas. 

Dumas was charged with seven counts of reckless endangerment. He is being held at the Rutherford County Adult Detention Center on an $56,000 bond. 

Dumas is expected to face a judge at Rutherford County General Sessions Court on June 30.

 

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