Police investigate murder near Manor Lake Elementary School - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Police investigate murder near Manor Lake Elementary School

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MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

Memphis police are investigating a homicide that occurred just after midnight Sunday.

According to police, when officers arrived on the scene on W. Byfield Drive, a 35-year-old man told them he had shot another man.

The suspect told police the two argued after a dice game. Then, the victim, 49-year-old Calvin Fitzpatrick, approached him with an ice pick, at which point the suspect shot him.

Police say the victim ran away after he was shot, but officers later found him slumped over the steering wheel of a green minivan. Paramedics pronounced him dead on the scene.

No charges have been filed yet.

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