Teen charged with murder in connection to New Chicago shooting

Teen charged with murder in connection to New Chicago shooting
(Source: WMC Action News 5)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Memphis police say a 16-year-old boy is facing a murder charge after a deadly shooting in the New Chicago area.

Officers responded to the scene near North Decatur Street and Capital Avenue around 2:45 p.m. Monday where they found a female victim dead.

The teen suspect was still at the scene. He was taken into custody and later charged with second-degree murder, according to police.

The motive has not been released.

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