Suspect arrested for shooting in Clarksville park

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A man was arrested Friday night after someone fired gunshots near three Clarksville schools.

Officers arrested 19-year-old Trazuaghn Smith, who is accused of shooting during a fight at a park Thursday afternoon.

It happened at 4:10 p.m. near the basketball courts at Heritage Park on Peachers Mill Road.

Officials say someone opened fire, leaving one person with non-life threatening injuries.

According to authorities, this was not a random act of violence.

Several nearby schools were placed on lockdown after the shooting was reported. No children were harmed.

Anyone with information on the crime should call Detective Christy Arwood at 931-648-0656 Ext. 5133, or call or text the CrimeStoppers TIPS Hotline at 931-645-TIPS (8477)— TEXT to 274637 (CRIMES).

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