One man dead after local bank shooting

BOLIVAR, Tenn. — Sunday around 7 a.m., Bolivar police responded to a report of shots fired at the local branch of CB&S bank in Bolivar.

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Upon arrival, officers found 33-year-old Laterrence Mykel Smith dead from a gunshot wound. 

According to a news release from the City of Bolivar, Smith allegedly approached a vehicle that was leaving the bank’s ATM in a loud aggressive manner. 

The occupant of the vehicle pulled a weapon and shot Smith, resulting in his death. 

As of now, no charges have been filed. 

The Bolivar police are continuing to investigate the incident. 

Stay with WBBJ 7 Eyewitness news online and on the air as more details become available.

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