Crime of the Week #39

October 25, 2019


It was 3 p.m. on Friday, August 23, 2019 when a citizen reported to Memphis Police that a man had been shot while sitting in a vehicle in the 1100 block of Smith Avenue, near Firestone Avenue and I-40 in north Memphis. Officers soon arrived and located Terrance Harris. He was sitting in a light blue four-door 2010 Mercedes C300 and was unresponsive. It appeared he had suffered gunshot wounds.

Memphis Fire Department personnel arrived and pronounced Harris dead on the scene. Officers learned the victim had been involved in an argument at a nearby convenience store before he was shot.

Anyone with information that could help solve this murder is asked to contact CrimeStoppers. Call or text 528-CASH (2274), or provide a tip via secure webmail at