Man arrested for murdering Memphis hairdresser

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - A man is behind bars accused in the murder of a Memphis hairdresser.

Memphis police officers connected Donavint Hargrow to the May 2017 homicide by matching shell casings from an aggravated assault that happened six days after the murder.

Officers said Hargrow admitted to killing Alec Phillip Jr at O.L. Cash park in Southwest Memphis.

He also told police he stole $700 from the victim after the shooting.

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