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

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.