Police ask witnesses to deadly August assault to come forward

(Courtesy: Metro Nashville Police Department)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Metro detectives are asking witnesses of a deadly August assault to come forward.

The assault happened on Aug. 26 at the intersection of 40th Avenue North and Delaware Avenue.

The assault resulted in the death of Thomas James Nevills.

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Police said a distant surveillance camera shows witnesses recording the attack with their cell phones.

Thomas James Nevills (Courtesy: Metro Nashville Police Department)

Anyone with information or recordings of the assault can contact our partners at CrimeStoppers at 615-742-7463.

Callers can remain anonymous and qualify for  a $1,000 reward.