MPD: Child in critical condition after shooting at Somerset Park Apartments


UPDATE at 1:44 p.m.:

Police told FOX13 a white car rolled up to the apartments in the 3400 block of Winchetser Park, pointed a gun out the passenger window and fired shots. 

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UPDATE at 12:30 p.m.:

Memphis Police Department now says an 11-year-old girl has been shot in the 3400 block of Winchester Park.

Here is what we know:

  • 11-year-old transported to LeBonheur in critical condition
  • MPD responded to the shooting call at 11:59 a.m.
  • MPD asking if anyone has seen shell casings
  • FOX13 has learned the incident happened at Somerset Park Apartments
  • No suspect information available at this time

FOX13's Jim Spiewak is on the scene and working to learn more details about this shooting.  Stay with FOX13 both online and on FOX13 News at 5 p.m. 


UPDATE at 12:06 p.m.:

Minutes after Memphis Police Department issued the information regarding the shooting call regarding the 10-year-old victim, they discovered the call was "bogus."

Stay with FOX13 for developments. 


A 10-year-old girl was shot in the Whitehaven area, according to the Memphis Police Department. 

Memphis police say the call came in around 11:50 a.m. in the 3400 block of Lakeview. 

Her condition is unknown at this time.

FOX13 has crews on the way to the scene. Stay with us online at for the latest developments.