Pikeville man charged with Crossville area murders

Cumberland County

Crossville, Tenn. (WDEF)  – The Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office identified their suspect in the double homicide Tuesday south of Crossville.

He is 47 year old John Patrick Fields of Pikeville.

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The first body was discovered Tuesday afternoon on Brewer road.

That victim was 47 year old Chip Simmons II.

Then later Tuesday night, three other people were shot at a home on Vandever road.

23 year old MaKayla Laray manning was killed.

Fields was charged with two counts of First Degree Murder and two counts of Attempted First Degree Murder.

Officials have not released a motive for the murders.