NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Metro Nashville Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of $1,000 cash for clues that can help solve the murder of 14-year-old Ronquez Bigsby. He was killed last year in East Nashville last year.
On Wednesday, August 10, 2010 at approximately 1:45 am, the Metro Police Department received a shots fired call in the James Cayce Housing Development on South 8th Street.
The responding officers went to the area of 722 South 8th Street and Ronquez was located near a van that was parked on the side of the road. He was transported to the hospital and was pronounced deceased at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.
Ronquez was walking toward Kirkpatrick Park when he was approached by one or more suspects. There was an argument between them yet it is unknown what lead up to that argument or what the argument was about. Shortly thereafter, Ronquez was shot multiple times and he ran down the street before collapsing on South 8th Street.
Police are requesting assistance from the public in identifying any suspect(s) who were involved with this murder.
If you have information which might help Metro police solve Bigsby's murder, call Crime Stoppers at 74-CRIME. If the information results in the arrest and prosecution, Nashville Crime Stoppers will pay a reward of $1000 cash.
You can also submit tips through their website at www.nashvillecrimestoppers.com, or text the word CASH, and your message to: CRIMES (274637). You will remain anonymous.