Body dumped at apartments near university after shooting

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) – A person was fatally shot and dumped out of a car in an apartment complex near Middle Tennessee State University.

The Daily News Journal reports  that Murfreesboro police responded to University Ridge Apartments Tuesday evening after receiving the report of a shooting. Police spokesman Kyle Evans says the officers found one victim dead at the scene.

Violent Crime Unit detectives do not know whether the victim was killed at the apartment complex or elsewhere. Evans says the suspects changed cars after dumping the body. Police have recovered the initial suspect car.

No further information about the victim has been released.

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Information from: The Daily News Journal, http://www.dnj.com

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