Suspect charged in Dyer County shooting death remains at large, TBI says

Suspect charged in Dyer County shooting death remains at large, TBI says
Terence Robinson (Source: Tennessee Bureau of Investigation)

DYER COUNTY, Tenn. (WMC) - A weekend shooting has resulted in a West Tennessee man being charged with murder, according to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation.

TBI Special Agents began investigating a homicide that occurred early Sunday morning in Newbern. Just before 1:30 a.m., officers with the Newbern Police Department, along with deputies with the Dyer County Sherriff’s office, responded to a report of a shooting at a business located in the 100 block of Smith Street.

When they arrived, 49-year-old Robert Brandon was found dead.

During the course of the investigation, 32-year-old Terence Jamal Robinson was identified as the person responsible for Brandon’s death.

TBI agents obtained a warrant for Robinson, charging him with one count of first-degree murder.

Robinson is currently still at large. Anyone with information concerning his whereabouts is asked to call 1-800-TBI-FIND.

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