One killed in shooting on North Hollywood - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

One killed in shooting on North Hollywood

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MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

One man is dead after a shooting that occurred in the intersection of N Hollywood Street and Chelsea Avenue.

The man was taken to Regional One where he was pronounced dead.

A second victim was taken to Regional One in non-critical condition.

Family members identified the second victim as 23-year-old Jeremiah. They would not say his last name.

They said he ran to a friend's house on Bryan Street, where someone called 911.

"I wanted to come out and check on my family make sure they were okay," said family friend Arvette.

Arvette said Jeremiah was shot in the back.

"It's hard. It's a tragedy," said Arvette.

She said she does not know the man who was killed, but said Jeremiah was caught in the crossfire. She said he was on his way to the store when the shooting took place.

"We are just praying he gets better. It's really sad, really sad," said Arvette.

Police have not located the suspects, but said they are driving a small black car.

Homicide investigators are asking anyone with information about this shooting to call CrimeStoppers at 901-528-CASH.

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