MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Memphis Police Department is searching for a suspect after a man’s body was found in a wooded area near Exxon gas station in the 4600 block of South Third in Westwood.
The man’s body was located around 1:30 Sunday morning. He’s been identified as Prentice Pleas, 31.
Police say he suffered from a fatal gunshot wound.
The victim’s car was found parked on the parking lot at Exxon.
Anyone with information can call Crime Stoppers at (901)-528-CASH.
Sept 9 @ 1:30am, a deceased male was located in a wooded area near Exxon gas station, 4675 S. Third. The vict, 31-yr old Prentice Pleas, suffered from a fatal gunshot wound. Pleas' car was found parked on the parking lot at Exxon. Anyone w/info should call Crime Stoppers.
— Memphis Police Dept (@MEM_PoliceDept) September 10, 2018