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Shooting Suspect Charged

11/1/2013

November 1, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

         

North Precinct detectives have charged Courtney Richardson, 39, with attempted criminal homicide after he allegedly shot a man this morning in a parking lot at 1914 Dr. D.B. Todd Boulevard.
          
According to the victim, Michael Pope, he was sitting in the parking lot when Richardson approached him and demanded money he claimed Pope owed him.  When Pope refused, Richardson allegedly shot him.  Pope, 54, was transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center where he is expected to recover.
          
Richardson, of 18th Avenue North, has previous convictions for drug possession, assault, and gambling.  

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Courtney Richardson

Courtney Richardson, 39