Woman killed while fighting off robber
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Police are investigating after a woman died from injuries suffered during an attempted robbery.
Officers were called to the scene at the Sycamore Lake Apartments in the 2100 block of Forest Hill Court around 7 p.m.
Police found a woman there who was critically hurt, and she was transported to the hospital.
She was pronounced dead soon after, police said.
Investigators learned a suspect tried to rob her as she was getting out of her car.
Police said she was hurt during a struggle.
This is the city’s second homicide of the year.