Double shooting in Hyde Park leaves boy dead, another child injured, police say

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Gunfire in the Hyde Park neighborhood left a 16-year-old boy dead and another 16-year-old critically injured Saturday evening, according to the Memphis Police Department.

MPD said the shooting happened around 6 p.m. outside of a house on Hunter Ave.

Police said the child died at the scene of the double shooting and the other 16-year-old boy was rushed to Regional One Hospital in critical condition.

The shooters took off in a black Jeep, according to police.

If you have any information about the crime or the people responsible, Memphis Police urge you to call Crime Stoppers at 901-528-CASH.

Any information that leads to an arrest, in this case, could be worth up to $2,000.