Child shot, killed in Whitehaven; 1 detained

Child shot, killed in Whitehaven; 1 detained

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Memphis Police have one person detained after a child was shot and killed in Whitehaven Sunday evening.

Officers responded to the shooting around 5:30 p.m. on Delta Road, near Percy Road.

Police say the boy was taken to Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital in extremely critical condition. He did not survive his injuries.

The cause of the shooting is being investigated.

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