Homicide Victim Identified
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
The murder victim found deceased Monday outside a vacant building at 410 Elm Street has been identified through fingerprints as Michael Sparks, 51, who was homeless.
Sparks, who was stabbed and strangled, appeared to have been living on a landing of an entrance to the building. He did not have any identification on his person.
Anyone with information about Sparks’ murder is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463. Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and qualify for a cash reward.