(c)2013 NPT PHOTO BY DAVID POPIEL
A single gunshot killed Bybee resident Richard Dale Lane, 42, when he reportedly went to this
trailer at 206 Carson Springs Road to check on his German Shepherd, on Tuesday, Oct. 29, a
friend and the Cocke County Sheriff's Department reported. Lane was shot once in the chest in
|Published: 8:17 AM, 10/31/2013
||Last updated: 8:18 AM, 10/31/2013
Author: Nelson Morais
Source: The Newport Plain Talk
gunshot killed Bybee resident Richard Dale Lane, 42, when he reportedly went to
a trailer on Carson Springs Road to check on his German Shepherd, on Tuesday,
Oct. 29, a friend and the Cocke County Sheriff's Department reported.
Lane's wife, told officers that the couple planned on getting a revolver style
handgun—a .38 Rossi revolver/handgun—appraised at a trailer at 206 Carson
Springs Road, and had planned on test-firing it to make sure it functioned
property, Deputy Sheriff Jerry Vandergriff reported.
The victim lived
at 3506 Glendale Road, in Bybee, the report stated.
Missy Lane told
officers that she and her husband were standing in the driveway in front of the
trailer when he asked her to hand the gun to him, and as they made the
exchange, the gun discharged at 12:45 p.m., the report stated.
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