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Homicide Unit Detectives Working to Identify Man Wanted for Questioning in Last October's Murder of Elmer Allen Rea

2/5/2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Homicide Unit detectives are working to identify a man wanted for questioning in the October 3 murder of Elmer Allen Rea, 41, in the rear parking lot of the InTown Suites at 665 Myatt Drive.

Rea was walking in the rear parking lot when a black four-door sedan, believed to be a Hyundai with tinted windows, pulled up. The gunman, who was initially inside the car, appeared to have a brief verbal interaction with Rea prior to getting out and shooting him. The gunman fled in the vehicle.

Anyone recognizing the man from the video surveillance clip linked below is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463. Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and qualify for a cash reward. Surveillance photos of the suspect car are attached. View surveillance video.

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