Nashville man accused of shooting, killing neighbor over parking issue

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A man is accused of shooting and killing his neighbor after they argued about how the victim parked his car Saturday night in north Nashville.

It happened at an apartment in the 900 block of Blank Street near Jackson Street around 8:20 p.m.

Police reported Calvin Carter, 36, began arguing with his neighbor as they were both parking their cars in an alley behind Blank Street.

Calvin Carter
Calvin Carter

The argument continued until both men went inside their separate apartments.

According to an affidavit, Carter then went to the victim’s apartment and confronted him with a handgun.

Carter reportedly went inside his residence but continued yelling at the victim through his screen door as the victim stood on his porch.

As the victim stepped away from the porch, Carter allegedly opened the door and fired two shots at him, striking him once in the chest.

The victim, later identified as 32-year-old Andre Henderson, was transported to General Hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

Andre Henderson
Andre Henderson

Carter was taken into custody a short time later and reportedly admitted to shooting the victim.

The victim’s identity was not immediately released.

Carter was booked into the Metro jail and charged with criminal homicide. His bond was set at $1,000,000.

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