MPD: 15-year-old arrested and charged after shooting near Lagena Street that left 1 man dead

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Memphis police(WMC Action News 5)
Published: Jun. 1, 2023 at 10:08 PM CDT|Updated: Jun. 2, 2023 at 9:02 PM CDT
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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - The Memphis Police Department is investigating a shooting that left one in critical condition.

Around 9:12 p.m., police officers responded to a call regarding a shooting near Lagena Street and Clementine Road.

When police arrived, they discovered that one victim, male, had been shot.

The victim was transported to a nearby hospital in critical condition.

In an update, MPD shared that the male victim did not survive his injuries.

Also, upon further investigation, MPD discovered that a 15-year-old male was responsible for the fatal shooting.

The 15-year-old has been arrested and charged with reckless homicide.

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