Police ID man found dead in north Nashville early Monday

Monday, September 20, 2010 at 11:18am
Staff reports

Metro police have identified the man found murdered in north Nashville Monday morning as 29-year-old Darius Hamilton.

Neighbors called police after hearing gunshots around 4:30 a.m. Monday. When police arrived at the home at 116 Queens Lane, they found Hamilton’s body. Police haven’t yet released a cause of death.

The house belonged to Hamilton’s grandmother. Hamilton had been living there as well.

Detectives were still processing the scene Monday morning. Initial media reports incorrectly stated the victim was a 17-year-old boy. 

1 Comment on this post:

By: yucchhii on 9/21/10 at 10:18

If he was a streetgang member, then GOOD!! Only thing is, IF the other person was a streetgang member, then HE should have been shot too!!!