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West Precinct Detectives Working to Apprehend Jaylon Woodson on 1st Degree Murder Indictment



One man is in custody and a second is being sought for last December’s murder of Montae Gray, 22, outside the Skyview apartment complex on Susannah Court in West Nashville.

At large is Jaylon Woodson, 25, who is under indictment for first-degree murder. Jailed is Monolito Murphy, 19, who is named in the same indictment. Murphy has been in custody since January 31 on charges of aggravated robbery as well as felony heroin and gun possession. Anyone seeing Woodson or knowing his whereabouts is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463. A reward is offered.

Gray was fatally shot shortly before noon on December 30. Robbery is the suspected motive.


Jaylon Woodson, 25

Monolito Murphy, 19