The Toll

Tracking Chattanooga's Homicides


Warren Ransom

Date: 03/01/14

Gender: Male

Age: 33

Race: Black

Time: 4:30 p.m.

Suspect(s): Marcus Birt, 32

Status: Suspect sentenced

What happened:

Warren Ransom, 33, is found dead on the side of Hooker Road near a car lot in South Chattanooga, shot once in the head. Police believe he was killed at the same place where his body is found. Marcus Birt pleads guilty to second-degree murder and is sentenced to 20 years of prison in December 2015.

Read more:

Police investigate body found roadside
Birt charged in shooting death on Hooker Road
Man died from a single gunshot to head in South Chattanooga
Chattanooga man gets 20 years for robbery, murder

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