Hickory Hill Man Shot by Car Thief

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(Memphis)  A Hickory Hill man is in the hospital and police are searching for the suspect after an overnight shooting.

Around 11:15 p.m. Sunday, Memphis Police were called to the 3500 block of Pine Tree Dr. near Winchester and Hickory Hill Rd.

The victim told them he was shot while the suspect was trying to steal his car. He was taken to Methodist South.

The car, a Buick LeSabre, was found a short time later, but police are still searching for the gunman.

Anyone with information on this crime should call Crime Stoppers at (901) 528-CASH.