MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Police have charged a man in connection with a deadly shooting in Whitehaven.
Officers responded to the shooting Friday at Hillview Road.
While searching the area, police found a 16-year-old victim suffering from a gunshot wound on Hillbrook Road.
The victim was rushed to Methodist University Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Police say a second victim was also present though he did not sustain gunshot wounds.
He told officers that he and the first victim were going to the candy lady when a man drove up in a white Infiniti and began firing shots at them from inside the vehicle.
Officers found the suspect, who has been identified as 28-year-old Justin Nichols, and took him into custody.
Nichols is charged with first degree murder, criminal attempt and employment of firearm in commission of a felony.