Crime of the Week #8

March 27, 2020


Reports of a shooting brought Memphis Police officers to the 200 block of North Manassas Street, near Poplar Avenue, Saturday, March 21, 2020. On arrival officers found Martavius Taylor inside a vehicle. He was unresponsive and suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

The victim was transported to Regional One Hospital by Memphis Fire Department personnel. The next day, Taylor died of his injuries.

Anyone with information that might help investigators solve this crime is asked to contact CrimeStoppers at (901) 528-CASH (2274).