Man arrested in Florida for Donelson Pike murder near Nashville airport

Brandon Swaby arrested for murder near BNA
Posted at 11:53 AM, Apr 10, 2022
and last updated 2022-05-04 18:21:40-04

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — On April 3, Homicide Unit detectives issued a Nashville arrest warrant for Brandon Swaby, 20, for the murder of Christopher Brandon McCabe on Donelson Pike near the Nashville airport entrance.

U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents arrested Swaby at the Ft. Lauderdale airport in Florida. He had been attempting to fly to Jamaica when he was stopped. Swaby is a Jamaican national.

Swaby was held in the Broward County jail in Florida until his return to Nashville.

He was booked into Nashville Metro jail on May 4.

Investigators said the shooting resulted from an argument after a car exchange on Facebook Marketplace went awry. Two others involved in the shooting have not yet been apprehended.