2 in custody for shooting death of man in West Nashville alley

Anthony McDonald and Racardo Spencer (Courtesy: Metro Nashville Police Department)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Two men are now in custody in connection with the June murder of a man who was shot to death in a West Nashville alley.

Metro police reported Timothy White, 35, was shot between buildings on 41st Avenue North and taken by private vehicle to General Hospital. He later died at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.

Timothy White (Courtesy: Metro Nashville Police Department)

Anthony McDonald, 25, of Taylor Merritt Court, has since been indicted for White’s death and charged with first-degree murder and felony possession of a firearm.

Racardo Spencer, 31, was arrested in Oak Grove, Kentucky, not too far from the Tennessee border on Friday. The 31-year-old is also under indictment for the fatal shooting.

In 2008, Spencer received an eight-year sentence for reckless homicide. McDonald was also jailed for five years in 2010 for aggravated assault.

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