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Detectives Asking for Help Identifying Photographed Persons as They Pursue Leads in Wednesday's Murder of Samuel L. Smith

2/26/2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Detectives investigating Wednesday afternoon’s fatal shooting of Samuel Lamont Smith, 38, in the parking lot of a market at 717 25th Avenue North are asking for the community’s assistance in identifying persons strongly believed to have knowledge of the homicide.

The person photographed walking on the residential sidewalk on Albion Street was seen getting out of the suspected getaway car about an hour after Smith was fatally shot. The two men photographed running were in an alley behind the market just after the gunfire. One of them was seen holding a pistol.

Anyone recognizing any of the three individuals photographed is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463. Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and qualify for a cash reward.

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