Memphis police investigate latest homicide - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Memphis police investigate latest homicide

Memphis police are investigating the city's 107th homicide.

One-year-old Joshua Burns was airlifted by helicopter to LeBonhuer Children's Hospital Wednesday night around 7:30 due to injuries he reportedly sustained during a fall down the stairs at 4194 Rainbranch in the Loft Apartments.  

Investigators began an investigation into the incident and the child was later pronounced deceased at LeBonhuer. 

Thursday, the Shelby County Medical Examiners office released their findings, which indicate that Joshua Burns died as a result of blunt force trauma.

Homicide investigators are conducting an investigation into the incident. 

Additional information will be released when available.

Stay tuned to Action News Five and wmctv.com for the very latest on this developing story.

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