South Memphis shooting leaves man dead, child injured

Published: Jan. 10, 2022 at 9:38 PM CST
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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - A shooting in a South Memphis neighborhood left a man dead and a child injured Monday night.

The shooting happened on Gaston Avenue near Latham Street. Memphis police responded to the shooting shortly before 9 p.m.

An 18-year-old male was pronounced dead at the scene. A 13-year-old boy was transported to a hospital for treatment. Police the child is in non-critical condition.

No suspect information is available. Anyone with information about the case is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 901-528-CASH.

Stay with Action News 5 on air and online as we work to gather more details.

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