Affidavit: Man on Probation Shoots Woman and Minor | News


NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) – An affidavit says a man was arrested Monday after firing a weapon, endangering a woman and a minor.

According to an affidavit obtained by News4, police arrested Tevin K. Battle, 30, after he deliberately fired his weapon at a residence on Dec. 28, 2021.

The victim told authorities that her friend had an argument with her boyfriend via text message the day before the incident. The boyfriend was Battle. The victim said Battle had passed by her home the night before. She had started receiving intimidating text messages from a number she did not recognize, but it was later confirmed to be Battle, according to the affidavit.

When the victim’s friend left the next day, Battle fired his gun around 8 a.m. into the victim’s house. The affidavit confirmed that Battle was on probation and had a GPS ankle monitor fitted to his person.

Officials said in the affidavit they had obtained documents confirming that Battle was outside the victim’s residence at the time of the shooting and was driving around his house the night before.

The affidavit indicates that Battle also fired a shot at an additional residence.

Officials charged Battle with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.


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