Jackson City Police Investigating Shooting, Man in Custody

Alert PhotoOn March 26, 2019 around 4:45 p.m., Officers responded to a shooting at a business on College Park Cove. The victim, a 44-year-old Jackson man, identified the shooter as a co-worker, Bruce Cole. Officers began immediately searching for Cole, 41, of Jackson.

Shortly afterward, Officers attempted to stop a car on Old Hickory Blvd., in which Cole was a passenger. Cole fled from the car and ran into a heavily wooded area. He continued through the dense woods and crossed I-40. Officers saw Cole crossing the Interstate and arrested him on Vann Drive.

The victim was flown to a Memphis hospital and was last known to be in critical condition.

Police are continuing the investigation and anticipate filing charges on Cole.

Cole pic attached

Jackson Tennessee Police Department
234 Institute St
Jackson, TN 38301

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 731-425-8400

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