Man killed in Jacklyn Ave. shooting

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - Memphis police confirm one man has died after a shooting on Jacklyn Avenue near the intersection of Latham Street.

Police received the call shortly after 8 p.m. Saturday.

The victim was pronounced dead on arrival.

Police said they do not have a suspect in custody at this time.

Witnesses say they heard several loud gunshots fired, and one woman said she saw a suspicious-looking man walking around in a dark hoodie before the shooting.

One witness said they saw a car speeding away from the scene, but could not give a description of the vehicle.

Another witness said they were driving around in their car when they heard the gunshots, and they saw children running away from the scene.

WMC Action News 5 will provide more details as they become available.

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