FreeBand Lil Steve, a resident of Memphis, Tennessee, was fatally shot following a shooting incident in Hickory Hill, as confirmed by the Memphis police.
The Memphis police have reported that another individual also succumbed to the same tragic fate. Furthermore, a third person has been left injured and is currently receiving medical attention as the authorities investigate this unfortunate event.
Keep reading to know more about the distressing incident in detail.
Hickory Hill shooting: 2 dead, 1 injured
According to the Memphis Police Department (MPD), a tragic shooting incident occurred in Hickory Hill on Thursday, resulting in the unfortunate demise of two individuals and leaving one person in critical condition.
Law enforcement swiftly responded to the scene, which was the 6600 block of Crystal Hill Dr., around 5:30 p.m. following reports of the shooting. Upon arrival, the police discovered three victims of the incident.
Regrettably, two men were found dead at the scene, while another man, identified as ‘FreeBand’ Lil Steve and a resident of Memphis, Tennessee, succumbed to the violence. He was one of the unfortunate victims who lost their life in this senseless act.
Furthermore, an additional individual sustained severe injuries and was promptly transported to Regional One Medical Center, where they are currently in critical condition and receiving urgent medical care.
The identities of the other deceased victim and the injured individual have yet to be disclosed, as authorities continue their investigation into this deeply tragic incident.
The community is left grieving the loss of lives and eagerly awaiting further updates as law enforcement diligently endeavors to uncover the circumstances surrounding this devastating tragedy.
The Memphis Police Department (MPD) has revealed that preliminary information suggests this incident was a robbery, and it appears that the suspects and victims were acquainted with each other. In light of this alarming revelation, law enforcement is urging the community to come forward with any information related to this incident.
If you possess any pertinent details or have witnessed anything related to this crime, authorities are urging you to immediately contact CrimeStoppers at 901-528-CASH. Your cooperation and assistance are invaluable in aiding the ongoing investigation, helping law enforcement unravel the complexities of this unfortunate event, and ensuring that justice prevails.
At 5:29 p.m., officers responded to the 6600 Block of Crystal Hill Drive regarding a shooting. Officers located three males with apparent gunshot wounds. Two victims were pronounced decreasd on the scene, and the other was transported to Regional One in critical condition. pic.twitter.com/iTbGlEJRCB
— Memphis Police Dept (@MEM_PoliceDept) November 2, 2023
In the wake of this heartbreaking incident, the entire community is enveloped in a profound sense of grief and sorrow. The news of the tragic shooting in Hickory Hill has sent shockwaves through the neighborhood, leaving residents and neighbors deeply shaken. As the reality of the situation sinks in, an overwhelming wave of sadness has descended upon the community, uniting them in shared mourning.
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