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Treece Returned to Dickson Co. to Face Murder Charge

DICKSON, Tenn. - The West Tennessee man charged in a New Year's night murder at a Dickson hotel has been taken to the Dickson County Jail to face charges.

Justin Treece was captured by authorities with the Hardin and McNairy County Sheriff's Departments and the Tennessee Highway Patrol after a chase, Sunday.

Authorities said his girlfriend was found at her mother's home on Saturday morning. She was interviewed by police and is reportedly cooperating in the investigation.

Treece is scheduled to be arraigned on January 10 in the City of Dickson Municipal Court.

Dickson Police plan to meet with McNairy County and Hardin County law enforcement this week to gather intelligence on this case.