Former East Ridge City Manager Hamill Charged With Shooting Ex-Wife And Man With Her

Thursday, October 03, 2013

Former East Ridge City Manager Wayne Hamill has been arrested for shooting his former wife and a man who was with her in Springfield, Tn., on Wednesday night.

Police said he was located at a Springfield house where the shooting took place and was taken into custody.

Thresa Hamill, 60, and Robert Hollway, 65, were both shot twice, but were expected to recover. They were transported to the Vanderbilt University Medical Center.

Police found numerous bullet casings at the scene.

Hamill, 63, later was public works director for Red Bank, but he was let go from that post.

Hamill, who at one time ran for county executive, was booked into the Robertson County Jail on Thursday morning. He was under a $16,000 bond.


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