Five Shot, One Dead In Whitehaven

Posted on: 9:12 pm, September 18, 2013, by , and , updated on: 12:18pm, September 19, 2013

(Memphis) Deonte Wiggins, 22, was killed and four others were hurt in a shooting in the Whitehaven area Wednesday night.

Two people are still in the hospital while the other two have been released.

Police and fire originally responded to 1033 Whitaker and 4015 E. Whitehaven Park Circle at 8:40 p.m.

Reporter Wayne Carter was told at the scene that the victims were all members of the same family, or extended family.

Witnesses said they heard as many as ten shots fired.

They say the cars pulled up to a crowd of people and those inside the vehicles started shooting.

Police are searching for a dark colored SUV.

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