Friends of robbery victim help to find killer - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Friends of robbery victim help to find killer

More than 50 of John Shelley's friends and co-workers posted flyers to assist in the search for his killer. More than 50 of John Shelley's friends and co-workers posted flyers to assist in the search for his killer.

(WMC-TV) – Friends of a popular Memphis contractor, husband, and father want his killers caught. And they are doing everything they can think of to make it happen.

On Friday, John Shelley, 42, was shot and killed during a robbery at a vacant home he was working on.

On Wednesday, more than 50 of his friends and co-workers canvassed the neighborhood, posted flyers in the surrounding areas, and made everyone they encountered aware of the situation.

Shelley's friends have raised thousands for information leading to an arrest and conviction. Right now, the reward stands at $25,000. Anyone with any information on the crime is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (901) 528-CASH.

Nick Kenney followed along with Shelley's friends this morning and will have their story on Action News 5 at 4 and 5 p.m.

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