One man killed in shooting near Soulsville

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Memphis Police say one man was shot and killed near Soulsville on Friday evening.

Officers responded to a shooting call at the Kodi Apartments on Azalia street.

Police say a 50-year-old man was taken to the hospital in critical condition. He later died from his injuries.

A neighbor says her 4-year-old daughter heard the gunshots.

"We heard one gun shot and my four-year-old said 'somebody just died mommy,.'"

Police say the investigation is being handled as a homicide and they are working to figure out who pulled the trigger.

The violence has one woman thinking about moving out of the building.

"That wasn't even a firecracker. I know a gunshot when I hear it. It was just one gunshot and that was it," she said. "Yeah, I gotta go. It's just too much."

If you have any information regarding this shooting, please call Crime Stoppers at 901-528-CASH.


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