MEMPHIS, TN (abc24.com) - Two teens were shot at the Westwood Community Center Friday afternoon.
Memphis Police were called to the scene just before 2:30 p.m. on Friday, January 25. When they arrived, they found a 15-year-old male shot in the stomach who was transported to The MED in critical condition. A second victim, a 17-year-old male, was located at Methodist South with gunshot wounds to his chest and back; he was airlifted to The MED in critical condition.
Investigators say a gang fight at Westwood High School led to the shooting, and the 15-year-old victim was found by an employee at the community center who called 911.
Police are searching for a person of interest but so far there is no suspect in custody.
Anyone with information on this incident should call CrimeStoppers at (901) 528-CASH (2274). You can also submit your tip at 528cash.org, or text the word AWARD to 274637 (CRIMES). You will remain anonymous, and you could be eligible to receive a cash reward.