Richard Hatchel


Tipton Co. Deputies Investigating Homicide

WBBJ 7 Eyewitness News Staff

TIPTON COUNTY, Tenn. - Deputies in Tipton County are investigating a shooting that killed a young mother.

On Friday, investigators said they stopped by a home in Drummonds, Tennessee to do a welfare check.

They found 31-year-old Shannon Garner-Hatchel, who was fatally shot.

On Saturday morning, deputies said they located her husband, 40-year-old Richard Hatchel, who is wanted for questioning in connection to his wife's murder investigation.

No charges have been filed in this case.

The sheriff's office is still investigating.


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