Clarksville, TN – On Saturday, March 7th, 2015 at 3:36am, Clarksville patrol officers investigated a shooting at Willis and Bailey’s Gaming Station, 2471 Fort Campbell Boulevard. Officers discovered a woman with a single gunshot wound to the left abdomen sitting in a car in the parking lot.
Investigation determined that an after-hours party at the business had turned into a fight that led to gunfire. Officers searched the building with consent of the proprietor, and found a nine millimeter handgun.Information gathered at the scene suggests that the injured woman was an innocent bystander to the fight who was hit by a stray bullet while walking up a spiral staircase to the second floor of the building.
The woman, a visitor from West Virginia, was transported by ambulance to Outlaw Field and taken by LifeFlight helicopter to Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Her injury is not thought to be life-threatening.
Detective Thomas Tranberg, who has interviewed the victim at the hospital, is in charge of the investigation.
Anyone who has information about this incident to please call Detective Tranberg at 931.648.0656 Ext. 5482 or the Crime Stoppers TIPS Hotline at 931.645.TIPS (8477). Please leave a message at either number.