MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A man has been indicted in a deadly shooting that took place at a Raleigh motel last year, according to Shelby County District Attorney Amy Weirich.
On Thursday, 25-year-old Ezekiel McClain was indicted by a grand jury on one count of first-degree murder. He is being held without bond.
Memphis Police say the shooting happened October 8, 2021, at the Jackson Heights Inn & Suites on Old Austin Peay Highway. Officers found the victim unresponsive in the parking lot.
He was pronounced dead on the scene.
According to Memphis Police, a witness reported seeing an armed man confront the victim in the parking lot. The witness reportedly told officers the man shot the victim once.