27-year-old suspect in custody in connection to death of Robertson County Sheriff’s deputy
Rutherford County, TN – According to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, his name is James Conn and he was arrested on Monday.
The 27-year-old suspect was taken into custody after a standoff that lasted several hours.
Conn was arrested at a house on Odom Court.
He is now charged with one count of first-degree murder and one count of aggravated arson in connection with the death of Savanna Puckett inside her home on Sunday.
According to TBI, deputy found the victim dead with a gunshot wound after extinguishing a fire inside her home.
This incident remains under investigation.
This is a developing story and it will be updated as new information become available.