David Vowell Martin Tennessee
David Vowell is a man of Martin, Tennessee who was was identified as a person of interest after the bodies of 26-year-old Chance Black and 25-year-old Zachary Grooms were discovered on the north end of Reelfoot Lake in Obion County, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation said.
Vowell, who is considered “armed and dangerous”, is being sought in connection to a double homicide at a lake early Monday, investigators said.
David Vowell Age
According to his date of birth, David Vowell is 70 years old.
David Vowell Reelfoot Lake, Martin, Tennessee
According to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, agents are searching for 70-year-old David Vowell of Martin in connection with a double homicide at Reelfoot Lake. The TBI considers Vowell to be armed and dangerous.
Reelfoot Lake Shooting
The TBI said Chance Black, 26, and Zachery Grooms, 25, both of Weakley County, were killed in an incident that occurred on Reelfoot Lake in the northwest corner of Tennesee.
The TBI has not said how the men were killed but is asking anyone who was near the north end of Reelfoot Lake this morning and heard or saw anything that might help agents to call 1-800-TBI-FIND.
“A lot of hunters come in here and they enjoy the duck hunting and all, but to be upset over somebody shooting more ducks or whatever the case may have been, I don’t know,” Gray said.
Shooting at Reelfoot Lake
Spread over 15,000 acres, Reelfoot Lake is a flooded forest that is part of Reelfoot Lake State Park, located in the northwest corner of the state. The park is known for activities such as fishing, boating, wildlife viewing and camping, according to Tennessee State Parks.
BREAKING: TBI Special Agents are asking for help in locating a person of interest in a homicide investigation in Obion County. David Vowell, 70, of Martin is considered armed and dangerous.
If you have seen him or know where he may be located call 1-800-TBI-FIND.
— Tennessee Bureau of Investigation (@TBInvestigation) January 26, 2021
Investigators asked anyone with information on Vowell’s whereabouts to call 1-800-TBI-FIND.
Agents also asked anyone who was on or near the north end of Reelfoot Lake on Monday morning and heard or saw anything to call investigators.
The investigation is ongoing.