Man injured in shooting on I-55 exit ramp to Shelby Drive

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (localmemphis.com) – Memphis police are investigating an early morning shooting in the area of I-55 and Shelby Drive.

According to MPD, officers were called to the Exxon in the 2000 block of Shelby Dr. just before 7 a.m. Tuesday.

The victim told officers that he was shot on the exit ramp of I-55 at Shelby Dr, then drove to the gas station.  He was taken to Regional One in critical condition, but, has since been upgraded to non-critical.

It is unknown at this time if this was a random incident or if the victim knew the suspect.

I-55 northbound was closed for a brief time during rush hour while officers checked the area for evidence.

This is an ongoing investigation.

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