Man dead, child wounded in shooting in southwest Memphis, police say


MEMPHIS, Tenn. — One man was killed and a child was wounded in a double-shooting in southwest Memphis late Sunday evening, according to Memphis Police.

MPD said officers are investigating the deadly double-shooting in the 1700 block of Boxtown Road. When officers arrived, they located a child and transferred the child to LeBonheur in non-critical condition. One man was pronounced dead at the scene.

Memphis Police said there is no suspect information at this time.

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