4 injured, 1 dead in Fayette County shooting

Updated: Aug. 23, 2020 at 10:05 AM CDT
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FAYETTE COUNTY, Tenn. (WMC) - Four people were injured and one person killed in an overnight shooting Sunday in Fayette County, authorities say.

The shooting happened at a party around 3:30 a.m. It was near the dead end of Brewer Road, according to a release from the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office.

Authorities identify the man who died at the scene as 19-year-old Tavaris Lewis of Mason, Tennessee. Lewis died at the scene, the sheriff’s office says.

TBI says two men and two women were also injured and transported to a Memphis hospital for treatment.

Two victims are in stable condition and two other victims are in serious condition.

Authorities have not provided any details about what led to the shooting.

The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation are working together to develop suspect information.

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