Police look for answers in fatal shooting

Thursday, October 8, 2009 at 8:37pm
Staff reports
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Demetrius Riley

Metro Police are investigating the fatal shooting of Demetrius Riley, 27, near his Brick Church Pike apartment Thursday afternoon.

Detectives say Riley into an argument with several men around 3:15 p.m. The men allegedly chased him across Brick Church Pike to Richmond Hills Drive near Spears Road where he was shot, police said.

Police say Riley died on the scene.

Anyone who has information concerning Riley’s murder is urged to contact North Precinct detectives at 862-7901 or Crime Stoppers at 74-CRIME.