Woman Killed In Shooting On Summer Place, Police Investigating

Posted at 2:58 PM, Jul 04, 2015
and last updated 2015-08-30 19:37:21-04

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Detectives opened an investigation after a woman was fatally shot east of downtown.

The shooting happened in the 500 block of Summer Place in the James Cayce public housing development around 6:30 p.m. Friday.

The victim was identified as Pamela Sowell. Authorities said Sowell was allegedly in a heated argument with several people in that area just before the shooting took place.

Sowell was found by officers on the sidewalk with a gunshot wound. She later died at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.

Officials have urged anyone with information on this murder to contact Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463.