Black gunman opens fires in public – puts the lives of whites in danger
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WHBQ FOX13 myfoxmemphis.com) — Memphis Police are investigating a shooting on Lester Street near Faxon Avenue in Binghampton that has claimed six lives.
Three injured victims have been transported to LeBonheur Children’s Hospital, an 8-year old, a 10-month old, and a third child between 2 and 4-years old. The condition of these victims is unknown.
Police have confirmed that there were six victims dead on arrival at the scene. The identities of those killed, and whether they were children, have not been released.
So far no motive or possible suspects have been released by police investigators.
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EMS radios are stating 5 dead, and 2 infants, ages 4 and 8 wounded
at Faxon and Lester
“child with gunshot and saw injuries”
“approximately 7 year old with gunshot to the forehead”
“approximate 10 month old with gunshot to the head, brain matter showing, breathing”
“8 year old…saw blade or knife sticking out of skull…is able to talk to us…”