Murder suspect wanted in Nashville arrested in La Vergne

Posted at 10:35 AM, Dec 19, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-19 11:35:29-05

LA VERGNE, Tenn. (WTVF) — A man who was wanted for murder in Nashville was arrested in La Vergne during a traffic stop.

Officers pulled over Sengphacha "Ricky" Saysongkham from Antioch for a traffic violation on Murfreesboro Road around 6:30 a.m.

The officers found Saysongkham was driving on a revoked driver's license. They also found he was wanted in Nashville for first degree murder, for an indictment that was issued on December 16.

Saysongkham was arrested and will be taken to the Davidson County Sheriff's Office for booking.