Fatal Shooting in Martin College Town Bar Leaves One Dead and Suspect at Large

MARTIN, Tenn. – Authorities are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred at a bar in Martin over the weekend. The shooting left one person dead, and the Martin police department is currently seeking the suspect responsible for the incident.

The shooting took place at Cadillac’s bar in Martin at around 1 a.m. on Saturday. According to witnesses, the gunshots caused a panic among the bar patrons, resulting in chaotic scenes as people tried to escape the bar. One witness described the turmoil inside the bar, with people hiding and trying to flee, while others were trampled in the chaos.

The victim, 19-year-old Cameron Houston from Union City, suffered multiple gunshot wounds and was transported to the Volunteer Community Hospital, where he later succumbed to his injuries. The Martin Police Department has not made any arrests and are still in search of the suspect responsible for the deadly shooting.

The incident has left the community in shock, with many expressing concerns about the safety of public spaces and the need for increased security measures in bars and other gathering places. The authorities are urging anyone with information about the shooting to come forward and assist in the investigation.

As the investigation into the shooting continues, the Martin Police Department is working to ensure the safety of the community and bring the perpetrator to justice. The tragic loss of life has underscored the need for vigilance and cooperation in preventing such acts of violence in the future.