Shooting victim found at Midtown home after cars set on fire - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Shooting victim found after cars set on fire

Memphis police officers and firefighters were called to a home around 3 a.m. on the 2300 block of Vollintine Avenue where two cars were on fire. (Source: WMC Action News 5) Memphis police officers and firefighters were called to a home around 3 a.m. on the 2300 block of Vollintine Avenue where two cars were on fire. (Source: WMC Action News 5)

(WMC) - Two cars were set on fire, and someone was shot early Monday morning on Vollintine Avenue.

The man who was shot was taken to Regional Medical Center in non-critical condition.

A neighbor, who has lived on the street for 40 years, described what she heard around 3 a.m.

"I heard a lot of gunshots, and I sat straight up in bed because my two granddaughters are spending the night with me," said neighbor Verona Travers. "Checked because they were in the bed with me to make sure they were OK."

There were other people, including several children, inside the home where the man was shot.

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