Man charged after body of man found in North Memphis duplex

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (localmemphis.com) – Memphis police have charged a man with second degree murder in the death of another man found in a North Memphis duplex early Friday morning.

Officers responded to a man down call at 1194 Grant Place around 3:40 a.m. They found the man inside the duplex who had been shot. He died at the scene.

Friday evening, police said 63-year-old Roosevelt Lewis was arrested and charged with second degree murder. They say the victim and Lewis new each other.

Roosevelt Lewis, 63

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