Police said Dedrick Wade told detectives that he and Tyler Payne, also 20, were at a home at 2003 S. Lyle Ln. on Nov. 9 when he began handling a gun that he thought was unloaded. Wade told police when he pulled the trigger, the weapon fired, striking Payne in the head.
Police say Wade told detectives that the two men were inside a home in the 2000 block of South Lyle Lane when Wade was handling a gun he thought was unloaded.This article has 1 other Nashville location (Show)
Wade put Payne in his car to drive him to Southern Hills Medical Center, eventually pulling over into a parking lot in the 3900 block of Nolensville Pike and calling 911.