Pawn shop owner shot, killed at work

Police investigate two major shootings

(WMC-TV) - Police investigate the death of a pawn shop owner, who was killed at work

He worked at a shop near Lamar Avenue and Airways Boulevard.

"He was a nice person ... It's sad whoever did it. They need to get the person, they really do, 'cause it's sad," said customer Shameca Jackson.

Memphis police investigators spent most of the day at Lamar Jewelry and Pawn after the owner was discovered dead inside.

Authorities say a customer looked inside, saw the owner and called police.

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