Day 2: Nashville Police Department Briefs the Public on the Covenant School Murders


On Monday, March 27, 2023, a horrific tragedy took place at the Covenant School in Nashville, resulting in the deaths of six individuals. The Nashville Police Department held a press conference on Tuesday to brief the public on the latest updates of the investigation.

Nashville Police Department responded quickly

WARNING. Please note the video below is surveillance footage of the shooter taken inside The Covenant School. Graphic scenes.

Don Aaron, a representative of the Nashville Police Department, began the conference by clearing up a rumor circulating throughout the community. 

Some individuals believed that the shooter had targeted specific individuals, but Aaron stated that there was no evidence to support this claim. He emphasized that the Covenant School was the target, and the shooter did not have any specific targets in mind.

Nashville Police Department responded quickly

Police Chief John Drake then took the podium and updated the public on the investigation’s progress.