Richard D. Lyons was gunned down in South Nashville on Sunday

By | December 14, 2021

Richard D. Lyons Death – Cause of Death – On Sunday night, 12th of December 2021, Richard D. Lyons, 62, was killed in a fatal shooting in South Nashville, according to Metro police. The police reported that the shooting happened just before 6:30 p.m. at the 400 block on Cedarvalley Drive near Old Hickory Boulevard on Sunday. According to the Metro police, the incident was a targeted shootout.

Investigations revealed that the victim and a female relative were in the Cedarvalley Drive home when a man walked into the apartment and shot at the woman, but missed. Reports says that the suspect proceeded upstairs and fatally shot Lyons before leaving the scene. No suspicious information was released.

Authorities said the homicide investigators are actively pursuing leads. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463.