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MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A man has been indicted on second-degree murder charges for the shooting death of a woman outside of a downtown nightclub in March 2018. Alan Neal, 28, is facing murder charges after a 41-year-old woman died after being shot outside the Purple Haze nightclub at 4:30 a.m. on March 18, 2018, Shelby […]
Atomic Rose restaurant and bar will open at the corner of Second and Lt. George W. Lee in the location formerly occupied by Purple Haze, which was shut down in 2018 after several shootings, fights and reports of armed parties.
The man says he left a nightclub after a night filled with fun, when he was approached by someone apparently full of hate.
That officer has been relieved of duty pending an investigation
He had previously been relieved of duty while police investigated
Witnesses say a man walked towards Beale and Second where he fired three shots down Beale Street
This isn’t the club’s first brush with crime.
Memphis police say the shooting happened just before 4:45 a.m. Sunday morning, at the intersection of Lt. George W. Lee and Second.
Police responded to the club just outside the Beale Street district at 3:18 a.m. Monday.
Purple Haze Night Club was granted more time Monday to prove it’s part of the Beale Street Historic District, a designation that would allow the club to keep serving alcohol until 5 a.m.