SPRINGFIELD TENNESSEE: (Smokey Barn News) – Police name Carricus Bell-Harris, also known as “Reesy” Harris as the key suspect in the shooting death of Christopher Nash age 20. The murder took place back in August 2011 on S. Main st. in Springfield. Christopher Nash was a a well-known football player and graduate of Greenbrier High School.
Bell-Harris was a known gang member that lived in Nashville, but spent a lot of time in Springfield, according to Police. Bell-Harris died on June 27, 2013 from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, according to police. His body was found on Grace St. in Springfield.
Numerous tips and leads were followed up to determine who was responsible for the crime.
Thousands of hours of law enforcement resources were dedicated to identifying his killer according to Springfield Police Chief David Thompson.
Carricus Bell-Harris AKA “Reesy” Harris.
The murder case remains open and active due to the actions of other people in the case who may have participated in or contributed to the incident leading to the murder.
Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam announced in August of 2013 a $10,000 reward from the state for information on the death of Christopher Nash in August 2011 in Springfield.
Anyone having additional information on the crime is encouraged to call Detective Morris at (615) 708-7317, or call CrimeStoppers at 615 382-3799 where they may receive a cash reward up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of additional suspects in this crime. Additional reward money is also available through other sources.