The Toll

Tracking Chattanooga's Homicides


Evan Derry

Date: 12/28/2017

Gender: Male

Age: 20

Race: White

Time: 8:57 p.m.

Suspect(s): Terrence Lewis

Status: Suspect charged

What happened:

Police respond to a report of shots fired in the area and discover Derry sitting in a black Chevrolet Tahoe wrecked in the road. He is suffering from a gunshot wound and is unresponsive. Paramedics transport him to a local hospital, but he later succumbed to his injuries. Witnesses state Derry and another man drove there to deliver 16 pounds of marijuana to the suspect who had set up a robbery. Lewis and three other men allegedly stole the drugs after Derry was shot and the passenger fled.

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