Smyrna police told the FBI the boyfriend was shot multiple times and survived.
“Evidence indicated Michael McEarchern hired someone to kill (him),” Jackson said in the documents.
It is not clear when the boyfriend was shot and who shot him. A Smyrna police spokesman declined to discuss the case.
McEarchern’s ex-wife is safe, her mother said.
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