South Precinct officers investigating fatal shooting

Hugo Alfaro

Hugo Alfaro

South Precinct detectives are continuing in their efforts to identify the person who murdered Hugo Omar Alfaro in the parking lot of his residence at Stone Ridge Apartments on Piccadilly Row Friday night.


Officers responding to a shooting call at 8:19 p.m. found Alfaro lying in the parking lot wounded.  He died shortly after arriving at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.  One witness reported seeing a man wearing all black clothing and white tennis shoes run from the parking lot between two buildings.  A police dog tracked the man for a time, but lost the scent in the apartment complex.

Anyone with information on the fatal shooting of Hugo Alfaro is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463. Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and qualify for a cash reward of up to $1,000. Persons can also send an electronic tip by texting the word “CASH” along with the message to 274637 (CRIMES), or online at www.nashvillecrimestoppers.com.