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Detectives Working to Identify Gunman who Fatally Wounded 14-Year-Old Paul Steele



Madison Precinct detectives are working to identify the gunman who Friday at 8:20 p.m. fired shots from a vehicle that fatally wounded 14-year-old Paul T. Steele at the intersection of Brookway Drive at Westchester Drive.

Steele was standing in a yard when the suspect car, a dark blue Honda Civic, drove by and then turned around. The front seat passenger then fired shots toward Steele and another individual. Steele was transported by personal vehicle to Skyline Hospital Medical Center where he died.

Anyone with information about Steele’s murder or who sees the suspect Honda Civic is asked to call the Department of Emergency Communications at 615-862-8600 or Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463. The direct web link to provide mobile and/or web tips is . Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous.


Suspect vehicle