Crime of the Week #28

September 3, 2021


It was a few minutes before midnight on Sunday, August 15, 2021 when Memphis Police officers were dispatched from the Tillman Street Station to a shooting report in the 1000 block of Homer Street in the Berclair neighborhood.

On arrival the officers found Terrance Irby on the ground. He was unresponsive and suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. Memphis Fire Dept. paramedics also arrived and pronounced Irby dead.

An initial investigation determined the shooting victim had gone outside his home. Witnesses heard an exchange of words then several gunshots. This murder investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is urged to call CrimeStoppers at 528-CASH (2274).