A Winter Storm Watch has been issued for Rutherford County and most of Middle Tennessee from Wednesday at noon until Thursday at noon. 3-6" of snow/sleet and up to a 1/10" of ice is possible.
A 51-year old man was reportedly beaten with a wrench by the son of his ex-girlfriend in Murfreesboro. 20-Year old Austin Antonio Spitter allegedly beat Dean Kappner after he was accused of pushing his mother, Elizabeth Spitter, age 50.
The fight occurred at the home of Kappner when the Spitters arrived to return several belongings. Austin Spitter apparently witnessed Kappner get upset with his mother and push her. That was supposedly when Spitter was said to have stepped in and beat Kappner with a wrench. Spiiter allegedly beat Kappner until he stopped moving.
Spitter was charged with a felony aggravated assault and Kappner faces domestic violence charges for allegedly pushing Elizabeth Spitter. Kappner is currently hospitalized at Middle Tennessee Medical Center.