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

Address/Location
Jackson Tennessee Police Department
234 Institute St
Jackson, TN 38301

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

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