Columbia Construction Worker Charged with Murder

Johnny Kelley

The Williamson County Sheriff’s Office today charged a construction worker from Columbia, TN with criminal homicide in the death of a co-worker.  Johnny Kelley, 29, was already in custody for aggravated assault after he was accused of throwing a paver stone at another man last week (August 22, 2018).  The two men were part of a construction crew that was working at a home in Thompson’s Station. Circo Alberto Silver, 26, also from Columbia, TN had head injuries and was airlifted to Vanderbilt Medical Center where he died last night.

Johnny Kelly’s bond is now set at $600,000. A court appearance scheduled for this morning has been reset for September.