Three charged in Hendersonville deadly shooting

Posted at 12:56 PM, Sep 22, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-22 13:56:25-04

HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Authorities say three suspects have been charged with murder in connection with a deadly shooting in Hendersonville.

Hendersonville police say the shooting happened at 4:30 p.m. Monday in the parking lot of the Dodge’s Fried Chicken gas station on West Main Street.

The victim, identified as 22-year-old Dorian Banks, of Gallatin, was shot and taken to Hendersonville Medical Center, where he died as a result of his injuries.

Investigators say the shooting stemmed from an apparent drug deal.

Three suspects – identified as 22-year-old Keion Hayes, 20-year-old Monterrious Moore and 19-year-old Thomas Watson, all of Murfreesboro – have been charged with first-degree murder and aggravated robbery. Hayes faces an additional charge of possession of a weapon during commission of a felony.

Moore and Watson were booked into in the Sumner County Jail, while Hayes is currently being held in the Rutherford County Jail on unrelated charges.

Anyone with information should call the Hendersonville Police Criminal Investigation Division at (615)264-5303 or the Hendersonville Crime Stoppers at (615)594-4113. Tips can also be submitted using the P3 Tips mobile app.