The Toll

Tracking Chattanooga's Homicides

Justified Homicides

Perry Thomas


Date: 3/26/2019


Gender: Male


Age: 24


Race: Black


Time: 3:45 p.m.


Status: Suspect identified

What happened:

Perry Thomas, 24, is shot and killed while trying to rob a man in a home in the 5000 block of 14th Avenue at around 3:45 p.m. Police find him lying on the living room floor with a gunshot wound, and he is taken to a local hospital where he later dies. The victim of the home invasion is the man who shot Thomas. He has not been charged. Darious Woods, 22, is also injured in the incident but survives.


Read more:

Man dies from gunshot wound after allegedly breaking into 14th Avenue home

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