Bullets fly again near Memphis intersection where two people were killed this week

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis Police were investigating another shooting Friday near Mendenhall and Knight Arnold. No one was hurt in Friday’s shooting.

However, one of the bullets struck a car parked at a daycare next door while children were inside the daycare. WREG spoke with one woman who rushed to pickup her nephews when she heard the news. She prefers not to be identified.

“Yeah. That’s why I came and got them early today. They got to go,” she said.

This is the same location where two people were killed and a woman was injured in separate shootings earlier this week. One of those killed was Donterrius Johnson, a rapper who went by the name Mendenhall Mendenhall, according to friends.

Police have charged Noah Jones, 20, with two counts of first-degree murder in one of the earlier shootings. Police said the shooting was over a stolen vehicle.

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