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TBI searching for Most Wanted suspect charged with first degree murder

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The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is searching for 21-year-old Tevin Mantez Harris aka Tevin "Turk" Harris after he was charged with first degree murder.  

Harris of Nashville is wanted by the Springfield Police Department and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation for first degree murder and an unrelated charge of Aggravated Assault.

On Sunday, October 13, 2013, Harris shot and killed Thomas Smith after the two got into an argument. Smith died of his injuries at the hospital.  Harris was last seen in a white, late model four door passenger car.                 

Harris's last known address is 536 31st Avenue North in Nashville, TN. Harris is described as an African American male with black hair and brown eyes and is 5‘7 and weighs about 130 pounds.

The TBI tells Channel 3 that Harris has a criminal history of evading, aggravated burglary and drug related arrests.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Harris is urged to call TBI at 1-800-TBI-FIND (1-800-824-3463) or the Springfield Police Department at 615-384-8422.

There is a $1,000 reward for information leading to his arrest.

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