MPD questions, clears several persons of interest in 2-year-old's homicide

MPD questions, clears several persons of interest in 2-year-old's homicide

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - Memphis Police Department said it has questioned and cleared several persons of interest in the homicide of a Memphis 2-year-old.

Laylah Washington died after being shot while riding in a car with her mother and father.

MPD released pictures Wednesday of three men who were persons of interest in the shooting. Thursday the department said it had questioned "several" persons of interest and cleared them of wrongdoing.

However, the department said it is still looking for the driver and passengers in a dark four-door sedan seen following the victim's car at the intersection of Winchester Road and Kirby Parkway.

Anyone with information that could help investigators should call Crime Stoppers at 528-CASH (2274).

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