Crime of the Week #35

September 20, 2019


The report of a shooting brought Memphis Police Department officers of the Ridgeway Station to the Fox Hollow Townhomes in the 4800 block of Chestwood Drive, just south of Winchester Road at 8 p.m. Friday, September 6, 2019. Officers soon located Antonio Ware, who was suffering from a gunshot wound. Memphis Fire Department personnel transported Ware to Regional One hospital where he later was pronounced dead.

At the crime scene police determined that the victim was sitting outdoors when a dark-colored vehicle drove by and the occupants fired shots, striking Ware. Police need help solving this murder. Anyone with information is asked to call or text CrimeStoppers, 528-CASH (2274).