Memphis man ID’d as suspect in Murfreesboro Pike shootout

Posted at 2:15 PM, Feb 04, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-04 15:15:50-05

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Metro police said a Memphis man has been identified as a suspect in a shootout that injured two bystanders in Nashville.

The shooting happened on January 19 at the intersection of Murfreesboro Pike and Millwood Drive.

Police said 23-year-old Courtney L. Davis, who is last known to have lived on Ragan Street in Memphis, was seen on surveillance video getting out of a red Buick and exchanged shots with others across Millwood Drive in a Taco Bell parking lot.

Two innocent bystanders were injured in the shooting -- a person in a pickup truck suffered a non-critical wound to the head and a person at a nearby gas pump was shot in the shoulder.

Investigators said Davis faces three counts of felony aggravated assault.

Anyone seeing Courtney Davis or knowing his whereabouts is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463. Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and qualify for a cash reward.