Thomas Edward Boyd

Thomas Edward Boyd (Photo: MNPD)


NASHVILLE (WSMV) - Metro Police are investigating a deadly shooting at a motel in north Nashville Tuesday morning. 

The call came in around 4:15 a.m. at the Best Value Inn on Brick Church Pike near W. Trinity Lane. 

Police say 37-year-old Thomas Edward Boyd was shot and killed in the parking lot. Boyd had been in an altercation with a man who was in another room at the hotel with several other people, according to police.

The suspect who killed Boyd fled the scene in a blue Chevy Traverse.

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