One Person Dead, Another Injured In Separate Shootings

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(Memphis) Memphis police are investigating two separate shootings that left one person dead and sent another to the hospital.


Police have charged Darryl Claxton in connection with the deadly shooting at the GreenbriarĀ Apartments in Frayser.


Around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday, witnesses said Claxton walked up to a group of people and opened fire, killing Terry Johnson.


A security guard chased down Claxton and held him for police.


Around the same time, police found a man shot on Dunn Avenue, west of Pendleton.


The victim was taken to the MED, but there’s no word on his condition.


No arrests have been made.


Anyone with information about the shooting is urged to call Crime Stoppers at (901) 528-CASH.






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