MPD: Man charged with murder after woman found dead in South Memphis

MPD: Man charged with murder after woman found dead in South Memphis
Robert Spivey, 33, suspect in South Memphis (Source: SCSO)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - A Memphis man is behind bars after a woman was found shot and killed in South Memphis.

Robert Spivery, 33, was arrested and charged with first-degree murder.

Around 2:00 Thursday afternoon, police responded to a welfare check in 1600 block of Cincinnati Road.

Officers located a woman unresponsive on the scene. MPD said she was later pronounced dead.

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