Man wanted in East Nashville shooting after woman injured

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Metro police are searching for a 20-year-old man who has been charged with two counts of criminal homicide.

Timothy White is accused of firing multiple shots into a car Thursday morning at the Berkshire Place Apartments on Porter Road in East Nashville.

Tarshay Broughton, 19, was seriously injured and taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center for treatment.

Police say Broughton was sitting in the driver’s seat of the car with her 20-year-old friend, who is reportedly dating White.

Timothy White (Courtesy: Metro Nashville Police Department)
Timothy White (Courtesy: Metro Nashville Police Department)

The friend and White had a heated argument minutes before the shooting; she was not injured. There is no previous history of domestic violence between couple.

According to a press release, both women live in North Nashville and were visiting another friend at the apartment complex.

White, who was last known to have lived on Delta Avenue, fled in a black 2016 Nissan Altima. White has previous convictions for drug possession and evading arrest.

Anyone with information about White’s whereabouts is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463. Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and qualify for a cash reward.

Persons can send an electronic tip by texting the word “CASH” along with the message to 274637 (CRIMES), or online at NashvilleCrimeStoppers.com.