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Second Man Charged in Stabbing Death of Cedric Thompson



Trevon Sanders, 21, was arrested Sunday in Murfreesboro on a grand jury indictment charging him with first-degree murder for the September 4 stabbing death of Cedric Thompson, 27, in the 2500 block of Bethwood Drive.

 Investigation by East Precinct Detective Jesse Holt led to the identification of Sanders and his brother, Deondre Sanders, 24, as the men responsible for Thompson’s murder. Deondre Sanders was arrested for Thompson’s murder on September 5. He remains in the Metro Jail.

Thompson was fatally wounded while seated in a vehicle. The motive concerns a dispute over a woman.


Trevon Sanders, 21

Deondre Sanders, 24