Raymon Carpenter


Club Shooting Victim Has Criminal Past

WBBJ 7 Eyewitness News Staff

JACKSON, Tenn.-Details have emerged about the man gunned down outside a south Jackson nightclub last weekend.

State records show he was recently released from prison after pleading guilty to attempted second degree murder.

Raymon Carpenter, 26, died early Sunday morning after being shot in Club Sensation's parking lot.

Documents from the Department of Corrections showed Carpenter had a criminal history mainly in Middle Tennessee.

In 2008, he pleaded guilty to attempted second degree murder in Coffee County.

By 2010, he was out of prison and charged with burglary, also in Coffee County.

He was put back behind bars in 2012 for violating his parole in the Nashville area.

Carpenter was just released from prison in January.
Police are still searching for the gunman in Sunday's deadly shooting.


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