Weeks After A Shooting At A Tennessee Nightclub Left 1 Dead, 2 Hurt, Police Say They Arrested A Suspect

Source: MEGA; Knoxville police

Nov. 5 2022, Published 3:03 p.m. ET

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Weeks after a deadly shooting at a Knoxville nightclub, police say they have arrested a suspect.

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Recently, police in Knoxville, Tennessee, announced that Bredy Adrian Mancia-Caceres, 24, was arrested in connection to the case.

Around 2:30 a.m., police responded to a shooting at El Pulpo Loco on Alcona Highway. When police arrived, they found two men with gunshots in the parking lot.

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Pablo Robert Nunez Acosta, 32, was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.

The other man was taken to the hospital. A third person later showed up at the hospital.

Investigators identified Mancia-Caceres as a suspect in the case and he was arrested. However, authorities have not released a motive in the shooting. Mancia-Caceres faces one count of manslaughter and two counts of aggravated assault.


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