Early morning shooting leaves man in critical condition - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Early morning shooting leaves man in critical condition

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MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

A Memphis man, shot early Tuesday morning, is in the hospital with a nearly collapsed lung.

Police say the man was shot in the leg in the 3400 block of Piney Woods Avenue, near Tchulahoma Road and Shelby Drive, around 12:30 a.m.

Officers say the victim thought he was going to get robbed but was shot instead.

The victim is in critical condition at the Regional Medical Center.

Officers are looking for two men in a dark-colored Nissan..

If you can help police call Crime Stoppers at 901-528-CASH (2274), text 'AWARD' to 274637 or visit www.528cash.org.

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