East Memphis Shooting Suspect in Custody

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(Memphis) Memphis Police have arrested a suspect in connection with a shooting that critically injured an East Memphis man Sunday night.

18-year-old Derrick Chambers was arrested Monday night and is charged with attempted first degree murder. He’s being held on $500,000 bond.

Police say he shot a man several times in the area of Dogwood and Barron on Sunday night. The victim later showed up at a fire station at Getwell and Rhodes.

Police say the victim suffered gunshot wounds to the face, arms, legs, back and chest. He was taken to the MED in critical condition.

Chambers is due in court on Tuesday.



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