Nashville, TENNESSEE – MNPD officials said the 16-year-old suspect was arrested and taken into custody late Thursday night.
His name is David Guerra-Guzman and he was taken into custody at a nearby apartment complex.
A gun was recovered, Metro Police said.
Authorities said the 16-year-old reportedly shot 55-year-old Wilmer Quiroz on June 29.
The fatal shooting occurred at Crestview Apartments on Thompson Place.
Investigators believe the victim and the suspect had a brief interaction prior to the shooting.
Another 16-year-old was charged for evidence tampering in this case.
The motive remains under investigation.
This is a developing story and it will be updated as new information become available.