The Toll

Tracking Chattanooga's Homicides


Paul Brian Rector

Date: 12/15/14

Gender: Male

Age: 38

Race: White

Time: 11:57 p.m.

Suspect(s): Amy Lynn Bates, 29

Status: Suspect arrested

What happened:

Police believe Paul Brian Rector, 38, is shot and killed by Amy Lynn Bates, 29, who then tries to torch the house to hide the evidence.

Read more:

Update: Victim identified after woman accused of killing and attempting to burn housemate
Chattanooga woman’s housemate charged with homicide, arson

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