The Toll

Tracking Chattanooga's Homicides


Cachet Peterson

Date: 2/18/2018

Gender: Female

Age: 21

Race: Black

Time: 1:27 a.m.

Suspect(s): NA

Status: No suspect

What happened:

Cachet Peterson and multiple other women are driving north in front of Southside Social when a suspect in another car traveling in the opposite direction shoots several rounds into the car, fatally wounding Peterson and injuring another woman. The owner of the bar/restaurant says video footage captured the suspect parking in a lot across the street ten minutes before the shooting and waiting ten minutes until the women were spotted.

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