Benny Reese

Benny Robert Reese has been captured by lawmen.

Reese, 51, of Moore County, was wanted by Tullahoma Police officials for a shooting that took place at about 1:30 a.m. Thursday, July 2.

According to Tullahoma Public Information Officer Winston Brooks, Reese was arrested at a residence in Moore County this evening.

He has been charged with attempted first degree murder and possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony.

He is currently being held at Coffee County Jail on a $750,000 bond, according to Brooks.

Staff Writer

Erin McCullough has won awards for her news reporting, community lifestyles and education reporting in the three years she's been a journalist. She is a graduate of the University of Tennessee and currently lives in Tullahoma with her cat, Luna.

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