Police investigating 2 overnight shootings in Memphis, 1 dead

Memphis Police Department
Memphis Police Department(Action News 5)
Published: Oct. 27, 2021 at 6:29 AM CDT
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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Police are reporting two overnight shootings that left three people injured and one person is dead.

The first incident was around 1 a.m. Wednesday at a gas station near Bellevue and Lamar. Memphis police say three gunshot victims arrived at Regional One by private vehicle following the shooting.

One person was critically injured and two others are in non-critical condition.

Police believe gunfire was exchanged after a brown passenger van pulled up at the gas station.

Another shooting happened just minutes later on Belleau Drive, according to Memphis Police Department.

One victim was reportedly shot as he was exiting a home and rushed to the hospital. He later died.

If you have information on these cases, contact CrimeStoppers at 901-528-CASH.

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