Suspect on the run after shooting in Hollywood area leaves 1 critical

The scene on Peres Avenue.
The scene on Peres Avenue.(Action News 5)
Published: Jan. 17, 2023 at 2:54 PM CST
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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - The Memphis Police Department is searching for a suspect they say is responsible for a shooting in the Hollywood area that left one man in critical condition Tuesday afternoon.

Police say that at 1:35 p.m., officers responded to a shooting on Peres Avenue near the railroad tracks.

A man was transported from the scene to Regional One Hospital in critical condition.

Police say the suspect is described as a man wearing a white durag, a black shirt with a graphic over a white undershirt, black pants, and red shoes.

Police say he was last seen running north on North Merton Street.

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