An Arrest of a Juvenile in Connection a Teen Found Dead in a Clinton Home Following a Reported Shooting

Updated story: An arrest made in the death of a teen found in a Clinton home.

A juvenile taken into custody this morning charged with Homicide, Aggravated Assault, Reckless Endangerment and Unlawful Possession of a Weapon in connection to 19 year-old Payton Bridges’s death, who police believe was shot in a home on Fowler Street yesterday.

The Clinton Police Department and Tennessee Bureau of Investigation still looking into the incident. They say three people, including Bridge’s were in house at the time of the shooting but no parents were home at the time.

Original Story: Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and Clinton Police are investigating after a teen is found dead in a home during a suspected shooting.

It happened at a home on Fowler Street in Clinton yesterday (Thursday) afternoon.

Officials say they found a 19-year-old man dead inside and say he was visiting a friend when he died. Police say two other people were inside the home and that the parents were not home during the reported shooting.

The boy’s manner of death has not been determined.


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