MPD: 10-year-old boy killed after shooting in North Memphis

10-year-old killed after North Memphis shooting

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - A child is dead after a shooting in North Memphis. Officers were called to Howell Avenue near Springdale Street in Hyde Park around 11:00 Monday night.

Police found a 10-year-old boy shot on the scene. He was taken to Le Bonheur in critical condition where he was later pronounced dead.

MPD has not released the identity of the child.

Investigators said the victim was standing outside with family members when the shooting happened.

There is no suspect information available at this point. If you have any information on this case, please call Crime Stoppers at 528-CAS.

Check back for updates on this investigation.

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