Crime of the Week #9


Residents in the Klondike neighborhood of north Memphis heard gunshots just after 3 p.m. Wednesday, March 15, 2023. Memphis Police arrived at the intersection of Speed Street and Henry Avenue at 3:31 to find Jamario Wallace lying in the street and suffering from a gunshot wound.

Wallace was transported to Regional One in critical condition. A possible suspect who fled was described as wearing a gray hoodie, black pants and gray Croc-style shoes.

The next day, detectives were informed that the teenager had died from his injury a few minutes after midnight. The public’s help is needed to solve this murder. Anyone with additional information should contact CrimeStoppers at (901) 528-CASH (2274).