Bartlett police investigate shooting at traffic stop that left one dead

Published: Mar. 18, 2023 at 5:47 PM CDT|Updated: Mar. 20, 2023 at 7:15 AM CDT
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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - The Bartlett Police Department is assisting the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office with a shooting investigation that involved a deputy.

An SCSO deputy was involved in a shooting at 2:40 p.m. at the intersection of Ellis Road and Golden Valley Lane.

One person was pronounced dead on the scene. The deputy is said to be uninjured.

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation (TBI) identified the deceased individual as Melissa S. Horton, 44, of Brownsville

This is an ongoing investigation.

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