Local

Shooting suspects identified in crash at Summit Heights

Shooting suspects identified in crash at Summit Heights

An apartment building in Summit Heights was damaged after a vehicle crashed into it following a police chase. /Payton Baggett/ClarksvilleNow

ClarksvilleNow.com Reporting
news@clarksvillenow.com

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – The Clarksville Police Department (CPD), with assistance from the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Department, responded to a shooting Friday around 8:48 a.m. on Lafayette Rd.

According to Officer Natalie Hall, the shooting occurred at the BP (Kangaroo and The Pantry) gas station at 648 Lafayette Rd. As the two male suspects fled in a vehicle, witnesses at the scene were able to provide a detailed description of the vehicle, which was a black Chevrolet Impala.

Officers tracked down the vehicle on Pageant Lane in Summit Heights, where it had crashed into an apartment building. The two male suspects were taken into custody. According to Officer Hall, there is a victim in regards to the shooting, but details of the victim’s injuries are unknown at this time.

The suspects have been identified as Deandre Lamar Lisenbee (7/16/1994) and Dekwon Malik Elleby (1/21/1992). Lisenbee has been charged with criminal responsibility for facilitation of felon and evading arrest (felony). Elleby has been charged with aggravated assault, reckless endangerment, and felon in possession of a firearm. More charges for both men are pending.

photo
Elleby (L) and Lisenbee (R)

Clarksville-Montgomery County School System (CMCSS) spokesperson Elise Shelton said Moore Magnet, Norman Smith Elementary, Northwest High, and CMCSS Central Office were on lockdown for about 10 minutes after receiving a call from law enforcement around 9:20 a.m.

This is an ongoing investigation. There is no further information at this time.

Recent Headlines

DSC_0002-2

yesterday in Crime, News

Police investigating fatal shooting on Needmore Rd.

One man was killed in a shooting at a home Friday afternoon.

riverfest

yesterday in Entertainment, Lifestyle, Music

Riverfest 2014 offers entertainment for all ages

Free concerts, contests, film festival, fashion show, and more at Riverfest.

camping

yesterday in Lifestyle, News

Parks and Recreation announces Sleep Under the Stars

The Fall Family Campout will take place September 13.