Crime of the Week #8


A shooting call came to the Memphis Police at the Mt. Moriah station at 2:41 a.m. Saturday, February 18, 2023 and officers were dispatched to 2762 Getwell Road in southeast Memphis.

On arrival at Memphis Pools, a business on Getwell, patrolmen found a man lying on the parking lot. Modesto Rodrigo was unresponsive. He had suffered gunshot wounds.

Paramedics with the Memphis Fire Department’s Unit 24 arrived and pronounced Rodrigo dead at 2:52 a.m.

Anyone with information on this deadly shooting is asked to contact CrimeStoppers at 528-CASH (2274). All calls are anonymous and an award is possible.