Man injured after shooting outside Cawthon Health Clinic in Orange Mound

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A man was shot Wednesday morning outside the Shelby County Health Department’s Cawthon Health Clinic in Orange Mound.

At 10:10 a.m., Memphis Police officers responded to the 1000 block of Haynes Street, where a man had been shot.

Police said that the 18-year-old man was inside a car when he was hit by gunfire.

He was taken to Regional One in critical condition.

The Shelby County Health Department told FOX13 News that no Shelby County employees were injured in this shooting.

The Cawthon Clinic will be closed for the remainder of Wednesday and all patients with appointments there today have been rescheduled to another Health Department clinic site.

MPD said there were at least two gunmen and they fled in a grey vehicle heading west on Barron Avenue.

If you have any information about this incident, call 901-528-CASH with tips.