Search Continues For Three Suspect Vehicles In Shooting That Killed 10-Year-Old

MEMPHIS, Tenn (localmemphis.com) - UPDATE 11/14/17: Memphis Police have released video of three vehicles driven by suspects in the shooting of two children and a woman Monday. 

 

Police say the three vehicles drove past the victim's black Porsche Cayenne at the intersection of Airways and Ketchum and began firing multiple shots into the vehicle.

All three suspect vehicles fled the area eastbound on Ketchum. The vehicles are described as a gold Chevrolet Malibu, a black Chrysler 300, and grey sedan.

10-year-old Richard Jordan III died from his injuries. A 12-year-old boy and a 34-year-old woman who were also shot are non-critical.

Police ask that if you see a vehicle that's abandoned, parked or riding through your neighborhood with bullet hole damage, please call 901-528-COPS.

 

 

 

 

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(ORIGINAL STORY - 11/13/2017)

Police are asking for the public's help finding information about the person responsible for a shooting that killed a 10-year-old and left two others injured in South Memphis Monday.

 

According to Memphis Police, a 10-year-old boy has died after he was was shot by a suspect. The child was inside an SUV along with four others.

 

Police say a 12-year-old boy was also hit along with the female driver.

 

The shooting happened around 4:45p.m Monday, near the intersection of Airways Boulevard and Ketchum Road.

 

The woman behind the wheel managed to drive a half-mile to the Airways police precinct on Truitt Street. The victims were transported to hospitals from the scene.

 

The 12-year-old is in critical condition and the female suffered non-critical injuries.  The names of the victims involved have not been released.

 

The shooter was reported to be driving a dark colored Chrysler sedan. MPD is asking anyone with information about the crime to call Crime Stoppers at (901)-528-2274.


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