3rd Teen Arrested In Murder Behind Hooters

Posted at 6:06 PM, Apr 06, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-06 23:45:47-04

A third teenager has been arrested in the fatal shooting of a man behind Hooters.

Authorities confirmed 15-year-old Jimaz Bledsoe-Conley was arrested Wednesday afternoon for the murder of 18-year-old Hagan Newland Saturday behind the Hooters on Largo Drive.

Metro Nashville Police Officers had already arrested two other people believed to be responsible for the fatal shooting.

Both 17-year-old Laron Lumpkin and 18-year-old Lorenzo Montelier-Avila were arrested in the death.

Officials said the shooting appeared to be drug-related.

The investigation was ongoing.