Larry West Charged in Mossy Grove Shooting Case

UPDATE: Larry West, age 33 of Clifton Hines Rd has been charged with aggravated assault for the Mossy Grove shooting on Friday.  West was arrested later that day on unrelated charges, but was a person of interest in the crime.  Police now have enough evidence to charge West.  The victim, Opal Moore, a woman in her 20’s or 30’s was flown via Lifestar to the University of Tennessee Medical Center. Updated 2:21pm April 9th, 2014 UPDATE: The name of the victim from the Mossy Grove shooting has been named.  Opal Moore, a woman in her 20’s or 30’s was shot in the abdomen and airlifted to the University of Tennessee Medical Center. UPDATE: A person of interest in regards to the Mossy Grove Shooting that occurred on Friday has been arrested on unrelated charges.  Larry West, age 33 of Clifton Hines Rd in Lancing was arrested Friday evening on charges of aggravated criminal trespassing and interference with railroad equipment.  These charges are unrelated to the shooting, but officials believe he may be involved. Police are still working to figure out a motive to the crime.  The name of the victim, a female possibly in her 20s or 30s is still not being released at this time, while she is being treated for injuries sustained in the accident. Updated 12:43, Sunday, April 7, 2014. UPDATE: A call was placed to 911 this afternoon.  It is not clear at the moment if there was a motive.  The victim was a female in her 20s or 30s.  She was transported to Roane County Medical Center.  Her condition at the moment, along with her identity is unknown.  An investigation is underway to find the shooter, but officials have told us that they have leads.  WECO will keep you up to date with the latest information on the air and at Updated 2:50pm, Friday, April 4, 2014. ORIGINAL STORY: There is a confirmed shooting incident at Mossy Grove Market in the Mossy Grove Community.  WECO is on the scene to gather information.  More to come in our 4pm news. Updated 1:30pm, Friday, April 4, 2014.


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