Southaven man shot to death behind Memphis home - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Southaven man found shot to death behind Memphis home

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC-TV) - A man's body was discovered behind a home in a wooded area of north Memphis early Saturday morning.

Around 1:15, Memphis police responded to call about shots fired in the 3800 block of Brighton.

33-year-old Alexander Baligad Laureta of Southaven, Mississippi, was found dead at the scene from apparent gunshot wounds.

Investigators say a potential male suspect was found in the nearby woods and taken into police custody.
So far, no charges have been filed.

Anyone with information about this homicide is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (901) 528-CASH.


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