Police: Man shot, killed after ‘prank’ robbery for video

first_imgNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Police in Tennessee are investigating after a man was shot and killed Friday night during a robbery “prank” for a YouTube video. According to the Metro Nashville Police Department, officers responded to the parking lot of an Urban Air indoor trampoline park at 9:25 p.m., where 23-year-old David Starnes Jr. admitted shooting 20-year-old Timothy Wilks. Witnesses told detectives that Wilks and a friend were participating in a “prank” robbery when they approached a group of people with butcher knives. Starnes said he was unaware of the prank and shot Wilks to defend himself and others. No one has been charged in Wilks’ death. The investigation is ongoing.last_img read more

Manager happy with praise for team

first_imgIn hurling news, Kilkenny’s Michael Fennelly will miss the All-Ireland senior hurling final against Tipperary.The Ballyhale Shamrocks midfielder ruptured his Achilles tendon in the victory against Waterford on Saturday. Many commentators have praised the Premier County’s style of play during their run to the All-Ireland semi-finals.Tipp will take on Mayo on Sunday to try and win a place in the final.Liam Kearns says players in the panel dictate your approach to the game.last_img