Published: May 15, 2019


A WAYNE COUNTY MAN WAS ARRESTED WEDNESDAY AFTER BEING INDICTED ON CHARGES OF FIRST DEGREE MURDER AND ESPECIALLY AGGRAVATED KIDNAPPING FOR A JULY 2018 MURDER.  MEDIA SOURCES REPORT, GERRY WEATHERBY, 45, WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY FOR HIS INVOLVEMENT IN THE DEATH OF 30 YEAR OLD DANIEL SHIELDS.  SHIELDS WAS FOUND ON JULY 10TH INSIDE HIS DELAWARE AVENUE HOME IN NASHVILLE AFTER OFFICERS CONDUCTED A WELFARE CHECK.  POLICE WERE ALERTED BY SHIELD'S EMPLOYER AFTER NOT SEEING HIM FOR DAYS.