TBI identifies man killed in officer-involved shooting in Clarksville


CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation identified the man killed in an officer-involved shooting on Saturday.

According to a release from the TBI, officers with the Clarksville Police Department were dispatched to a residence in the 1000 block of Hedge Apple Drive for a domestic disturbance involving a shooting.

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When officers arrived, they encountered 54-year-old Adonis Traughber, who reportedly came out of the home and fired shots.

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Officers then returned fire, striking Traughber. He was then taken to a local hospital, where he later died.

No officers were injured in this incident. The investigation is active and ongoing. No other information was immediately released.


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