What the couple did not know on the time was the driving force, Dangelo Dorsey, 29, had simply dedicated a sequence of lethal crimes and an tried carjacking, authorities mentioned. He’d opened hearth inside a transferring automobile, killing one individual and wounding one other, then jumped out of the automotive as visitors slowed down, mentioned David Rausch, director of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation. In an try and carjack one other automobile, Dorsey had allegedly shot a girl within the hand. A close-by truck driver suffered a gunshot wound to the face. However the Stevens have been unaware. They pulled over after the accident, and their hourslong nightmare started.”They stopped, believing it to be a fender-bender, and — at that time — Dorsey took them hostage at gunpoint,” the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation mentioned. By the point the ordeal ended about 3:45 p.m., two folks — Jordan Stevens, 23, and Darcey Johnson, 28, — have been lifeless. As well as, Aileen Stevens was hospitalized and three different folks have been wounded. Suspect pressured them to drive to their houseAileen Stevens, 23, is a kindergarten trainer and is 4 months pregnant with their first youngster — a daughter. Her husband was working onerous at his development job to offer for his rising household, her brother, Eliezer Rostran, mentioned. The highschool sweethearts would go to church collectively, then spend time with household afterward. Aileen Stevens’ mom attends the identical church, and when she did not see them that morning, she bought frightened. “That is how she knew one thing was unsuitable,” Rostran mentioned. After Dorsey took them hostage, he pressured them to drive to their residence in Morrison, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation mentioned. Whereas there, he allegedly stole two of their weapons, swapped automobiles right into a Toyota Rav4 and compelled them into the SUV with him. Sooner or later, he took the couple to a location within the McMinnville space and shot lifeless Jordan Stevens in entrance of his spouse, authorities mentioned. Then he pressured Aileen Stevens again into the Rav4 and returned to the interstate, the TBI mentioned. “Authorities later recovered him alongside Interstate 24 westbound close to Exit 111-B,” Rausch mentioned in a press release. Legislation enforcement from a number of companies have been working to search out the SUV, and positioned it shortly after 3:30 p.m., resulting in a pursuit that reached speeds of over 100 mph. The automobile crashed and flipped.”At that time, Dorsey took his personal life. The feminine hostage was safely recovered,” Rausch mentioned. Couple prayed for him throughout ordeal, brother says Whereas within the automotive with the suspect, the couple prayed for him, Rostran mentioned. “He was going to launch them, he requested, ‘would you pray for me?’ They prayed, Jordan prayed … Some folks do not care about God, however God is sweet, and is at all times trustworthy,” Rostran mentioned. After spending a number of days within the hospital, Aileen Stevens is residence recuperating. She’s holding on to her religion, her brother mentioned, and particularly the Bible verse Romans 8:28. The verse says: “And we all know that in all issues God works for the nice of those that love him, who’ve been referred to as in line with his objective.” Jordan Stevens shall be laid to relaxation Friday, and their associates have began a GoFundMe account to assist elevate cash to assist his spouse and youngster. Aileen Stevens is heartbroken however is making an attempt to remain robust for her child, her brother mentioned. Whereas the random act of violence modified their lives perpetually, her brother mentioned the main target is now on her therapeutic. “We wish everybody to know that my sister doesn’t hate the actions of the topic. She does not hate the household both. She prays for mercy and loving kindness for all households concerned,” Rostran mentioned. Investigators are working to find out a motiveThe suspect knew Johnson and the sufferer wounded within the preliminary incident that concerned the transferring automobile, TBI spokesman Josh DeVine mentioned, however didn’t present additional info. Dangelo Dorsey was from St. Louis, Missouri, and had no arrest report in Tennessee. Whereas he had an intensive prison report in his residence state, the TBI mentioned, he he had no excellent warrants on the time of Sunday’s rampage.Authorities are attempting to assemble info and proof in what they referred to as a protracted and sophisticated investigation. They’re asking anybody with photos, video or particulars on the case to achieve out. “We’re working to find out a motive, together with a via understanding of the details of the case, which — in flip — shall be submitted to the District Legal professional Normal who requested our involvement for additional evaluation,” DeVine mentioned. He mentioned the folks injured within the rampage are anticipated to get better.Morrison is about 80 miles from Nashville.