MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Police in Memphis have charged a man with first-degree murder in the drive-by shooting of a two-year-old girl. Investigators also charged 24-year-old Leon Selmon with attempted first-degree murder in the wounding of 19-year-old Shandrika Marion -- hit in the chest as she held her daughter.
The shootings occurred Thursday night at the Cleaborn Homes public housing complex.
The child was struck in the head by a single bullet.
Prosecutor Bill Gibbons says his office will decide whether to seek the death penalty.