Suspect in Tullahoma Mall Shooting Still Remains at Large
By: Atlanta Northcutt -- Reporter for the Southern Standard
The suspect identified in the shooting at Tullahoma Northgate Mall, injuring one person, is still at large.
Hugh Adam Keckritz, 22, of Franklin County, was identified as the suspect who allegedly pulled a gun and shot an individual in the stomach after a verbal altercation at the Tullahoma Northgate Mall on Thursday, June 4.
"A verbal altercation took place inside the mall, then a while male allegedly produced a gun and shot one person," said Tullahoma Police Chief Jason Williams.
The individual who was injured was transported to Tennova Hospital and was then flown to Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville. Following the shooting, Keckritz allegedly fled the scene in a white vehicle.
A felony arrest warrant was obtained for Keckritz and law enforcement officials throughout the area are still searching for him. As of June 15, Keckritz has yet to be taken into custody.
If spotted, law enforcement states Keckritz should not be approached and is considered armed and dangerous. If you have any information regarding his whereabouts, contact Tullahoma Police Department Investigator Johnny Gore at firstname.lastname@example.org, the Tullahoma Police Department at 931-455-0430 or the Coffee County Communication Center at 931-455-3411.