MPD conducting internal review of TACT Unit - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

MPD conducting internal review of TACT Unit

(WMC-TV) The Memphis Police Department is performing an internal assessment of its TACT Unit, and it could last as long as three weeks.

The department says its undergoing the internal review in response to a fiery standoff with attempted murder suspect Aaron Dumas at a home on Worthington.

Police say Dumas shot two officers before they stormed the house and found Dumas dead inside.

MPD says during the internal review of the TACT unit, the Shelby County Sheriff's Office SWAT Team will respond to situations that require a tactical team.

The department also says, "at no time will the responsibility of responding to high risk situations be in jeopardy."

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