Crime of the Week #7

March 4, 2022


A shooting report sent a Memphis Police cruiser from the Tillman Station to the 3700 block of Carnes Avenue just west of Audubon Park a few minutes past midnight on Saturday, February 5, 2022.

Officers arrived and located a man lying in the street and suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. The victim, who later was identified as Jacobi Price, was pronounced dead at the scene.

A dark-colored sedan was in the area at the time of the shooting. This case has returned as a Crime of the Week because Price’s family has provided a special award of $2,500. With the maximum award of $2,000 from CrimeStoppers, the full award is $4,500.

Anyone with any information, even the smallest detail about this homicide, is urged to contact CrimeStoppers, 528-CASH (2274).