Victims in overnight shooting near LeMoyne-Owen identified

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- WREG is learning more about an overnight shooting near LeMoyne-Owen College that left one man dead and another recovering in the hospital.

The mother of Dominque Peeples said her son is recovering after being shot while his friend, Donquarious Alexander is dead.

Alexander, 18, also known as DQ, was shot and killed in the 800 block of Garden Row Drive at the College Park Apartments after someone opened fire.

Peeples' family said he is currently in the hospital and is expected to be OK.

Police have not provided any information about the shooter or a possible motive.

"It`s just people that make the wrong decisions the wrong choices and you know target our neighborhoods and they don`t look at the children that`s here," said Sheena Tiggs, who lives in the area.

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