Man charged in Meigs County death

Man charged in Meigs County death

September 20th, 2012 by Staff Report in Local Regional News

The suspect in a Saturday night shooting that left one man dead in Meigs County, Tenn., has been charged with second-degree murder.

The incident happened about 10:20 p.m. Saturday on Burkett Chapel Road, dispatchers said.

Police said Joshua Smith, 25, argued with Nathan Whitener, 24.

Smith is charged with shooting and killing Whitener.