Crime of the Week #1


The report of a shooting brought Memphis Police patrolmen attached to the Mt. Moriah Station to the vicinity of Goodlett Street and East Mallory Avenue near the south leg of I-40 on Wednesday, December 28, 2022.

The officers arrived and found Jose M. Ramirez inside a 201- Honda Accord. He was suffering from a gunshot wound. Ramirez was pronounced dead by arriving paramedics.

The officers learned that the victim’s car was traveling at the intersection of the streets when it was cut off and blocked in by a white sedan. Another car blocked the Honda from the rear and then two male suspects approached the victim’s car and fired shots, hitting Ramirez.

Detectives need the public’s help to solve this murder. Anyone with information is asked to contact CrimeStoppers at 528-CASH (2274).