Detectives are asking for help identifying the person or persons responsible for Sunday night’s shooting death of 22-year-old Dorell Hayes.
Police found Hayes lying on the ground in the 600 block of South Sixth Street in the James Cayce public housing development after responding to a shots-fired call. Witnesses told police a gold Mercury Grand Marquis left the area driving at a high rate of speed.
Hayes, of South 13th Street, died later at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. According to police, Hayes had two previous drug possession convictions.
Anyone with information on who may have killed Hayes or the gold Marquis can call police at 862-7525 or Crime Stoppers at 74-CRIME.