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Man Fatally Shot Sunday Outside Jefferson Street Bar Identified



The man fatally shot Sunday at 5 p.m. outside The Last Hole bar, 1502 Jefferson Street, is identified as Dontae Easley, 23.

When officers arrived, a man was present who said he had gone to the bar to meet Easley even though it was closed. He told detectives that as he was pulling into the parking lot several persons fled the scene. Easley, who had multiple gunshot wounds, was transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center where he died.

The motive remains under investigation. Anyone with information about Easley’s murder is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463. Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and qualify for a cash reward.


Dontae Easley, 23