Deputy shot, suspect killed in South Memphis

Home Invasion Suspect Shot

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(Shelby County) A home invasion suspect is in critical condition after getting shot in S.E. Shelby County.

Shelby County Deputies were called to the scene in the 4400 block of Jonsey just before 9:00 p.m. Saturday night.

When they arrived they found a male with multiple gunshot wounds.

Shelby County Spokesperson, Chip Washington told WREG two suspects were trying to break into the home when someone from inside fired a gun, hitting one of the intruders.

The other suspect is in custody but has not been charged at this time.

We have a crew on the scene gathering information and will bring you the latest details on WREG Daybreak, starting at 6:00 a.m.

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