Man convicted of murder in girlfriend’s 2012 shooting death

Man convicted of murder in girlfriend’s 2012 shooting death

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - A man accused of shooting his girlfriend in 2012 was convicted Friday of first-degree murder.

Tracy Douglas, 35, was automatically sentenced to life in prison after the verdict was read.

Investigators said Douglas shot and killed 34-year-old Chekisha Scott in the forehead around 9:30 p.m. on Sept. 12, 2012.

The shooting happened in front of a home in the 800 block of Cypress Street near Jackson Avenue.

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