Man armed with sledgehammer shot to death - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Man armed with sledgehammer shot to death

(WMC-TV) – A man armed with a sledgehammer was shot to death by a second man he allegedly threatened, Memphis police said Thursday afternoon.

The shooting happened around 1 p.m. in the 1700 block of Childers in Frayser. Police say they found one man who had been shot when they arrived on the scene. That man was later pronounced dead at the hospital.

Police are still investigating the shooting, but no charges have been filed yet.

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