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1 dead, 1 injured in shooting on Park Avenue

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- MPD detectives are working to identify suspects following a deadly double shooting near the University of Memphis.

Early Thursday morning, 911 dispatchers received a shooting call on Park Avenue. When officers arrived, they discovered a crashed SUV near Goodman Street with a man already dead inside.

A 16-year-old was sitting near the vehicle suffering from a gunshot wound. He was rushed to the Regional Medical Center in critical condition.

Police said the two men were driving down the street when someone opened fire on them.

The SUV crashed into a utility, littering the street with debris.

Police are now working to access surveillance video from nearby businesses to see if they can find any footage of the suspects.

They're asking anyone with information on this case to call Crime Stoppers at (901) 528-CASH.