Memphis, Tenn. — UPDATE (9/12/21):
A 17-year-old boy is dead and two 16-year-olds are charged in his death, Memphis police said Sunday.
MPD said they responded to a shooting call at the Hickory Farm Apartment Homes around 3:40 p.m. Saturday.
The victim was a 17-year-old boy.
A 16-year-old girl is charged with reckless homicide.
A 16-year-old boy is charged with being a juvenile in possession of a handgun.
Police said the preliminary investigation revealed the girl accidentally shot the victim with a gun “delivered by” the 16-year-old boy.
A boy is dead and a girl charged with homicide after a shooting at a Memphis apartment complex on Saturday, according to the Memphis Police Department.
MPD said they responded to a shooting call at the Hickory Farm Apartment Homes around 3:40 p.m.
According to police, when officers made the scene, a male juvenile was found unresponsive and pronounced dead.
Police said that a female juvenile was detained in connection to the boy’s shooting death.
That girl has been charged with reckless homicide, according to police.
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