Local church holds meeting after Nashville shooting

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) – The news from Antioch prompted a hastily called meeting of the leadership at the Church of Christ in Fort Oglethorpe.

A woman was shot at a Tennessee church over the weekend.

Funeral services for 38-year-old Melanie Smith Crow of Smyrna, Tennessee, will be held Thursday at the funeral home in Nashville.

Her visitation is scheduled for Wednesday.

Police said she was killed Sunday in the parking lot at the Burnette Chapel Church of Christ.

Six others were wounded inside the church in a Nashville neighborhood.

Police have charged 25-year-old Emanuel Kidega Samson of Murfreesboro in her death and he’s expected to face several more charges.


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