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Murder Victim Identified as Joshua Antoine Henry of Clarksville

4/30/2013

April 30, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The man found murdered early today on State Route 45 near the Myatt Drive intersection is identified as Joshua Antoine Henry, 24, of Clarksville.
          
It was 12:41 a.m. when an officer drove up on Henry, who was lying in a traffic lane.  He was pronounced dead at the scene from a gunshot wound.  Gunfire was reportedly heard in the area a short time before the body was discovered.
          
Madison Precinct detectives are working to determine why Henry was in Nashville and who was with him.  A friend reported last seeing Henry in the 9th Street area of Clarksville last week. Anyone seeing Henry since the weekend, or anyone knowing persons with whom Henry associated, is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 74-CRIME.  Citizens can also send an electronic tip to Crime Stoppers by texting the word “CASH” along with their message to 274637 (CRIMES) or online at www.nashvillecrimestoppers.com. Persons who contact Crime Stoppers by phone, text or Internet can remain anonymous and qualify for a cash reward.
                                                          

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Joshua Antoine Henry