MEMPHIS, Tenn. — One person was killed and two others injured following a shooting in northeast Memphis.
According to police, dispatch received calls from residents near the Sycamore Lake Apartments saying shots had been fired. While in route, first responders received another call saying two shooting victims had been located at the Tanglewood Apartments, just west of the other complex. Both victims were rushed to the hospital, but have since been released.
While speaking to the victims, officers learned they had been shot at the Sycamore Lake Apartments while sitting in a car. Another man that was with them had also been shot and was still at that location. That man was located on Westchester Driver and pronounced dead on the scene.
“My baby father and friend just came running up the stairs, and he was saying he was shot. I just looked and saw blood everywhere,” Latavia Curry, who lives at the Tanglewood Apartments, said. She says her boyfriend was shot in the foot, and his friend was shot in the hand.
Authorities have not released any suspect information.
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