A recent graduate of Blackman High School in Murfreesboro is dead following a shooting in Nashville. The shooting occurred at a TigerMart convenient store in south Nashville.
Deshaun Sawyers, 18, who was part of the 2014 graduating class at Blackman, was shot and killed at 11 p.m. Monday night at the Exxon TigerMart gas station on Harding Place near I-24.
At this point, police do not know what led to the shooting that took the young man’s life. The case is being investigated by the Nashville – Metro Police Department. Witnesses are being interviewed.