Man charged in Red Bank Murder, police searching for second suspect
RED BANK, TN. (WRCB) -- One man is behind bars and another is being sought in connection with the murder of longtime Red Bank businessman Winston Gant.
Thursday evening, Red Bank Police Department Major Crimes Detectives arrested Segmund Jermaine Boyd, 39, on a charge of felony murder, especially aggravated robbery and aggravated robbery.
The charges are in association with the robbery of Chrystal Williams and robbery/murder of Winston Gant on July 28.
Gant, a longtime Red Bank businesses, was also the father-in-law of state Rep. Gerald McCormick.
Bond has been set at $10,000 each on the robbery warrants and no bond on the charge of felony murder.
Boyd has one prior conviction for Theft (Class C Felony)
In addition to Boyd, detectives have obtained warrants for the arrest of Adrian Ladon Gustus in connection with this case.
Gustus has been placed on the T.B.I. and Hamilton County Sheriff's Office Ten Most Wanted lists.
Adrian Gustus has numerous prior convictions as well as pending criminal charges that include; aggravated robbery, aggravated assault, narcotics violations, felony possession of a weapon with prior crimes of violence, attempt 2nd degree murder (2 counts), 3rd offense DUI and habitual motor vehicle offender.
Anyone having information should call the Red Bank Police Department, Major Crimes Division at (423) 875-0167 or police communications at (423) 877-2481.