Man shot, killed at Whitehaven apartment complex

Man shot, killed at Whitehaven apartment complex

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - A man was shot and killed at a Whitehaven apartment complex on Sunday afternoon, according to Memphis Police Department.

Officers responded to a shooting call at the New Horizon Apartments off Baroness Drive just before 4 p.m.

The victim. later identified as 41-year-old Alvin Powell, was already dead when officers arrived on the scene.

The suspect is described as 5-feet-10-inches tall, and he was last seen wearing a t-shirt, black pants, and black shoes. He was armed with a black firearm.

MPD said the suspect was seen running away from the scene.

Anyone with information in this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 901-528-CASH.

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