Nashville Scene News
July 3, 2008
Police still have not named a suspect in the murder of a local attorney
by Elizabeth Ulrich
Kelley Cannon, the wife of slain West Nashville attorney James Jim Cannon, used to hear voices in her familys home. Sometimes they spoke to her over the telephone in the seemingly tranquil Bowling Avenue house that she shared with her husband and three children….
According to another affidavit, Kelleys May arrest also stemmed from an argument with Jim, who smelled alcohol on her breath when they were fighting. Kelley had taken the couples youngest child, a female toddler, placed her in an SUV and rammed her husbands car to push it out of her way. She then exited her car and tried to force past Jim to get to the other children, ripping his shirt and pinching his right bicep to the point of bruising….
Hollins says it wouldnt be far-fetched to call Jim a victim of spousal abuse. We had every possible court order we could possibly get against her to keep her away from him and the children and the houseand she violated every one of them, Hollins says….(Full Story)