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Three arrested, accused of beating man to death in downtown Nashville

Posted: 5:42 PM, Sep 18, 2019
Updated: 2019-09-25 17:49:04-04
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Three men were arrested in connection to the death of a man police say died after being beaten in downtown Nashville .

Briston Reed, Christopher Lawless and Austin Peralta, who are all 20 years old and live in Murfreesboro were arrested and charged with 2nd degree murder.

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Austin Peralta (left), Christopher Lawless (middle), Briston Reed (right)

Officials say the men punched and kicked 30-year-old Nicolas Christian to death on North Commerce Street back in June.