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Shooting Victim Fires Back, Killing Suspect

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(Memphis)  Memphis Police are investigating a deadly home invasion in Frayser that resulted in the death of one of the suspects.

Police say a group of 3 or 4 men came to a house in the 3500 block of Bigelow St. around midnight. The man who lived there answered the door and the men tried to force their way inside.

During the struggle, one of the suspects shot the victim in the upper chest. Despite his injuries, the victim managed to grab his own gun and shoot one of the suspects, who was later pronounced dead.

The victim was taken to the MED in critical condition. The other suspects are still at large.

Police are asking anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at (901) 528-CASH.

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