Crime of the Week #28

September 11, 2020


Reports of a shooting brought Raines station Memphis Police officers to a Marathon station at 3885 Elvis Presley Boulevard in Whitehaven at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, September 3, 2020. The officers found Demetrius Robinson when they arrived. He was suffering from a gunshot wound. Robinson was rushed to Regional One Medical Center in critical condition. He later died.

Police have determined that the victim had been talking with subjects in a black vehicle at the gas station when Robinson began struggling with one of the vehicle’s occupants. Someone fired a gun from the vehicle as it drove away, heading south on Elvis Presley.

Law enforcement is asking the public’s help in solving this homicide. Anyone with information is asked to contact CrimeStoppers, 528-CASH (2274).