Police investigate fatal shooting outside South Memphis market - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Police investigate fatal shooting outside South Memphis market

(Source: WMC Action News 5) (Source: WMC Action News 5)
MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - Police are investigating a shooting that killed a man Tuesday afternoon. 

Police gathered evidence outside a market in the 3400 block of Sharpe Avenue where a witness said the victim was talking with a few people in the neighborhood when a car full of women pulled up. 

"Just talking with some of the neighborhood guys," DeMarcus Smith recalled. "Some women just came out and an altercation just came out in the car. One thing led to another, next thing you know, she shot him. He was turning around, running, trying to get the quickest ride to the hospital."

The victim got a ride to the hospital, where he died from his injuries.

Smith added that the women drove away. Police are still searching for the suspect(s).

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