7 injured after shots fired during street race, police say

Updated: Feb. 16, 2020 at 9:50 AM CST
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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - A shooting sent seven people to the hospital Saturday evening, according to Memphis Police.

Officers say the shooting happened around 6:20 p.m. near Riverport Road, off Rivergate Drive.

About 100 people were on the scene when they heard an argument took and about five or six gunshots, according to the victims.

A victim told police that they were racing vehicles when unknown suspects started firing shots. MPD says the shooting stemmed from an argument.

Seven victims were taken to Regional One by private vehicle. Police say they are all in non-critical condition.

This is an ongoing investigation.

Anyone with information should call Crime Stoppers at 901-528-CASH.

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