The Toll

Tracking Chattanooga's Homicides


Iyanna Wells

Date: 4/2/21

Gender: Female

Age: 21

Race: Black

Time: 12:03 a.m.

Suspect(s): David Robinson

Status: Suspect charged

What happened:

The suspect, 20-year-old David Robinson, calls police and leads them to the upper floor of an apartment where they find 21-year-old Iyanna Wells with a gunshot wound to the shoulder. She's taken to a local hospital where she later dies. Robinson admits to police to shooting Wells as her two small children sat beside her in bed.

Read more:

Chattanooga mother shot, killed as children sat beside her, court records say

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