MPD: Robber Shoots & Kills Man; Witness Shoots Robber

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Memphis police are investigating after two people were shot late Wednesday night in south Memphis.

It happened about 10:30 p.m. in the 1200 block of McLemore. Officers arrived to find two people shot. They say an 18-year-old suspect robbed and shot a 24-year-old man. Police say a witness then shot the 18-year-old suspect. The person who shot the suspect is not in custody.

Police say the 24-year-old robbery victim was taken to Regional One, where he died. The suspect is in critical condition at Regional One.

Police say this is the 107th homicide for 2017.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 901-528-CASH.

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