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Gunman Sought in Shooting of Car Lot Employee


August 19, 2014


North Precinct detectives are continuing in their efforts to identify and locate the gunman who wounded an employee of Jordan Auto Sales at 3636 Clarksville Pike today before stealing a car.
The gunman arrived at the car lot on a bicycle shortly after 11 a.m. and began looking at vehicles.  He and employee Dewayne Brazeale, 50, wound up inside the office where Brazeale was shot.  The gunman then fled the dealership in a white 2006 Dodge Charger bearing a red dealer license plate.
Brazeale was transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center where he is being treated for a non-critical gunshot wound to the abdomen.
The gunman is described as a black man who wore all black clothing and shoes.  He has a fade haircut (short hair on the sides and longer hair on top).  Anyone with information about him or the whereabouts of the white Dodge Charger is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 74-CRIME. Citizens can also send an electronic tip to Crime Stoppers by texting the word “CASH” along with their message to 274637 (CRIMES) or online at  Those who contact Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and qualify for a cash reward.  


     Gunman's Bicycle Left at Scene

Gunman's Bicycle Left at Scene