SUMNER COUNTY, TN (WSMV) - The case against a man responsible for the worst homicide event in Tennessee in at least 20 years is going to the grand jury.

Michael Cummins faces multiple murder charges and several other charges in connection with the deaths of eight people in Sumner County.

Cummins appeared Wednesday, rocking back and forth repeatedly while officers provided testimony. The purpose of the testimony was to try and push the case and charges to the grand jury.

An exact date for his August appearance before a grand jury is pending.

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