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Child shot, killed inside of Northeast Memphis apartment complex

Investigators on the scene found the boy inside the residence and pronounced him dead on the scene.

MEMPHIS, Tennessee — UPDATE: The victim was 9-year-old Xavier Jackson.

UPDATE: Memphis Police charged a 13-year-old and 26-year-old in connection with this shooting.

Memphis Police are investigating after a child was shot and killed in a Northeast Memphis apartment complex later Friday afternoon.

Police say the shooting happened in the 600 block of Gallan Drive inside the Canterbury Woods apartments.

Investigators on the scene found the boy inside the residence and pronounced him dead on the scene.

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