10-year-old boy dies after shooting in Memphis neighborhood

10-year-old critically injured in Orange Mound shooting

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - A child was rushed to the hospital after a deadly shooting in Orange Mound.

Memphis Police responded to the shooting around 6:12 p.m. on Josephine Street, off Carnes Avenue.

Officers found a 10-year-old boy shot on the scene. He was rushed to Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital in critical condition. He later died from his injuries.

Police said a man in a white Nissan Altima or Infiniti with a black front bumper is responsible for the shooting.

This is an ongoing investigation. If you have any information, call Crime Stoppers at 901-528-CASH.

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