Man arrested in Richwood murder investigation, says it was self defense
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - A man is in custody after a murder on Beach Shore Cove.
The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office arrested 27-year-old, Marcus Nelson, for second degree murder in connection to the shooting.
Investigators say 30-year-old, Gregory Davis, was shot and killed on Thursday around 6:30 in the morning.
Court Documents show Nelson told police he shot Davis in self defense and then got rid of the weapon.
The sheriff’s office says Nelson already had a warrant out for violating probation.
Nelson is also charged with convicted felon in possession of a handgun and tampering with evidence.
Nelson is due in court Monday.
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