Crime of the Week #5

February 21, 2020


Memphis Police officers from the Old Allen Station were asked to meet Memphis Fire Department personnel at the scene of a shooting near the intersection of Overton Crossing and Durham Drive in north Memphis just after 11 p.m. on Thursday, January 30, 2020. There officers found a victim suffering from a gunshot wound. He was transported to Regional One hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Police developed a description of a person of interest in the case. The man is described as black, five feet 10 inches tall, 140 to 160 pounds. He appeared to have a mustache and was wearing bleached blue jeans with tears on the front and back, black shoes, a red hooded jacket and possibly a Memphis Grizzlies hat.

Anyone with information on this crime is asked to contact CrimeStoppers, 528-CASH (2274).