Nashville Murder Suspect Arrested on UTK Campus

A Nashville murder suspect is in custody after authorities found him on UT Knoxville’s campus. 25-year-old Jyshon Forbes was arrested Wednesday. Records show he was picked up for Public Intoxication.

Forbes was wanted in connection to a robbery and homicide from last year. Shamar Lewis was shot and killed at an apartment complex in Nashville. Forbes and two others were indicted in the case.

Forbes was arrested around noon and taken to the Knox County Detention Facility for processing. He will be extradited to Davidson County.

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