MEMPHIS, Tenn. — One person was injured, and two people died in separate overnight shootings, Memphis Police say.
According to reports, the first shooting happened around 2 a.m. in Frayser. It took place on at a gas station at North Watkins and Dellwood.
The victim told police he was sleeping on the steps outside the convenience store when he was shot in the stomach. The 53-year-old victim never got a glimpse of the gunmen.
MPD says he was taken to Regional One Hospital in critical condition.
Around the same time, police responded to a shooting in South Memphis on South Parkway East and South Lauderdale. One man was taken to Regional One Hospital and later pronounced deceased.
A second victim at South Parkway East and Carnegie went to the hospital by private vehicle. He was pronounced deceased.
The suspects were seen in a silver Toyota Camry, according to MPD.
While police are working to piece together who disrupted the peace across the city overnight, anyone with any information is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 901-528-CASH.