NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) - After an interview with Saamia Boyce Jr., the man named as a suspect in the murder of 29-year-old Alexis Douglas, Metro Police have withdrawn warrants against him.
In the interview, Boyce claims he was mistakenly identified by a witness as a suspect.
After an interview tonight w/Saamia Boyce Jr., detectives are withdrawing warrants against him for the murder of Alexis Douglas to further investigate Boyce's claim that he was mistakenly identified by a witness. Detectives continue to investigate evolving information in the case— Metro Nashville PD (@MNPDNashville) December 23, 2020
Metro Police have identified a suspect after one person was killed and another injured in a shooting that happened in Donelson late Monday night.
Police say Douglas, Boyce's ex-girlfriend, was shot and killed inside an Elm Hill Pike apartment around 11:44 p.m. on Monday. Douglas' boyfriend Gene Fernandez was also shot and injured.
Detectives are continuing to investigate this case.