Gunman kills 4 at apartment building in Bristol, then himself - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Gunman kills 4 at apartment building in Bristol, then himself

BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) - Authorities say a gunman killed four people at a Bristol, Tenn., apartment building and then shot himself to death.

Police spokeswoman Stephanie Hoskins said the 26-year-old suspect, Rusty L. Rumley, opened fired at Edgemont Towers at about noon Wednesday. She described the shooting as a domestic dispute.

According to authorities, Rumley fled in a vehicle and was found dead in Carter County south of Bristol. Rumley's last known address was in Watauga, about 15 miles southwest of Bristol.

Details on the victims weren't immediately available. Edgemont Towers is a public housing complex located downtown.

 

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