Police: Man dies after being shot in Orange Mound

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A man died after he was shot in the 2500 block of Lamar Avenue in Orange Mound on Thursday, according to the Memphis Police Department.

The victim was transported to Regional One Hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

Police centered their investigation around a tire shop near Lamar and Barron, but it's unclear if the shooting took place inside the gas station.

Detectives spent Thursday afternoon on the scene.

People in the area heard what sounded like several gunshots.

No suspect information is available at this time.

If you have any tips you are asked to call Crime Stoppers at (901)-528-CASH.