SCSO corrections deputy shot at apartment complex

Shelby County corrections officer shot

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - A Shelby County Sheriff’s Officer Corrections Deputy was been injured in a shooting.

Memphis Police say the shooting happened Friday morning at the Eden At Watersedge apartment complex on Treasure Island Drive.

The female victim was taken to the hospital in critical condition.

A female suspect was taken into custody and charged with attempted first degree murder.

Police confirm she was the victim’s teen daughter.

Residents at the apartment complex are just hearing about the shooting.

“It’s tragic. It’s tragic," said Lonnie Cooper, resident.

Residents also say they did not hear any shots,

The victim had just graduated from the SCSO academy Thursday night.

There were 29 graduates in the class.

At this point, investigators have not released the identities of the victim or suspect.

However, they have revealed that the suspect is being questioned.

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