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Detroit man charged in Knoxville, Tennessee, fatal shooting

Ariana Taylor
The Detroit News

A Detroit man has been charged in the fatal shooting of a man in Knoxville, Tennessee, earlier this month.  

Milan Claypool, 20, was arrested Saturday in Detroit and charged with first-degree murder and aggravated assault in the Nov. 7 death of Newell Lee, 47, of Knoxville. He is being held in the Wayne County Detention Facility awaiting extradition to Knoxville. 

Around 6:30 p.m. on Nov. 7, Knoxville Police responded to a call about a shooting in the 2300 block of Linden Avenue. Police said they found Lee dead on the scene with multiple gunshot wounds.