Tenn. captain dies after shootout during robbery


By Nicholas Beadle
Jackson Sun

HENDERSON, Tenn. — A Henderson police captain shot in an armed robbery on Thursday night died this weekend, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has confirmed.

Capt. Dennis Cagle was shot once in the stomach around 8 p.m. Thursday at a grocery store in Chester County.

Ricky Steward, 48, has been charged with aggravated robbery and attempted first degree murder. He was also shot multiple times in the robbery. He is in critical but stable condition at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital, said John Mehr, TBI special agent in charge.

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