Man shot and killed in possible drive-by - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Reported by Jamel Major

Man shot and killed in possible drive-by

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC-TV) - A man was shot and killed on the streets of South Memphis Wednesday night.

Police found the victim, believed to be in his 20's, dead in middle of the street in the 3700 block of Masterson Road.

Witnesses said the victim was shot in the head, and may have been the target of a drive-by.

Police are now looking for whoever pulled the trigger.

"We are conducting a death investigation at this time we have a number of witnesses we are speaking to and the investigation will continue," Lt. Col. J.M. Willis of the Memphis Police Department said.

One person at the scene was arrested. However, he is not connected to the murder. Police said he was simply disturbing their crime scene.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crimestoppers.

That number is 901-528-CASH.

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