Arrest made in shooting death of 17-year-old - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Arrest made in shooting death of 17-year-old

(WMC-TV) - An arrest has been made in connection to the shooting death of a 17-year-old.

Jason Smith is accused of shooting and killing 17-year-old Montarius Pigrum, who was found unresponsive in a driveway on the 3000 block of Bertram Cove.

Officers pronounced Pigrum dead on the scene.

Six witnesses told police that they were walking with Pigrum when they were confronted, chased, and shot at by several men.

Smith was developed as a suspect and positively identified by one of the witnesses. The witness told police it was Smith who chased and fired shots at the group.

Smith is charged with first degree murder and six counts of attempted first degree murder.

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