Man wanted for attempted murder added to TBI Most Wanted list

Samuel Earl Rich
Posted at 8:27 PM, Aug 13, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-14 00:05:44-04

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is searching for a 25-year-old man who was added to their Most Wanted list.

Samuel Earl Rich is wanted out of Bedford County for attempted first-degree murder and theft of property in connection to a shooting on Temple Ford Road Friday.

The TBI says he should be considered armed and dangerous. He's 6 ft. tall and weighs about 165 lbs with blonde hair and blue eyes.

Bedford County deputies were called to Temple Ford Rd. for a report of a shooting Friday morning. The sheriff's office says once there, they found a woman suffering from a gunshot wound. She was flown to Vanderbilt University Medical Center.

Anyone who may see him or knows where he is was asked to call 1-800-TBI-FIND.