Janesia Young

Janesia Young
Tuesday, August 1, 2017

DATE: Tuesday, August 1, 2017
GENDER: Female
AGE: 19
LOCATION: 3700 block of Village Trail
PRECINCT: Madison
CAUSE: Shooting

SUMMARY: Police say a dispute between Janesia Young and her ex-boyfriend ultimately led to her death during a shootout. There were several people present, including her brother who was also shot but survived. Young died shortly after arriving at a gas station on Brick Church Pike where her brother drove and called for help. Detectives have not yet said who fired the fatal shot.

STATUS: No one has been charged yet with Young’s death.

More:
Homicide Rate Rises; Many Victims Are Teens
Police Build Relationships To Curb Violence
Searching For Violence Solutions In Nashville's Neighborhoods
Schools On 'Front Line' To Stop Juvenile Violence
PHOTOS: 2017 Teen Homicide Victims

Print this article Back to Top