Police: Man shoots, kills girlfriend in Murfreesboro hotel room

(Murfreesboro PD)

A man has been arrested after police say he shot and killed his girlfriend in a Murfreesboro hotel room.

Brandon Robichaud, 27, is charged with the first-degree murder of Leanna Austin, 37.

Murfreesboro Police said they were called to InTowne Suits Tuesday night regarding a man sitting in the roadway of West Main Street. Witnesses told police the man had just shot someone in the hotel room.

Police found the suspect in his hotel room, along with his girlfriend dead from a gunshot wound.

Robichaud is being held without bond at the Rutherford County Adult Detention Center.

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