‘Shoot it up’: Man wanted for shooting several homes with rifle, MPD says

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A vehicle drove down a street, turned around, then gunfire followed.

On Sep. 7 at approximately 7 PM, the Memphis Police Department (MPD) responded to an aggravated assault on Saint Paul Avenue, near South Danny Thomas Boulevard.

Four people were outside a home on the front porch when a black Ford Fusion drove down the street.

The Ford turned around and came back towards the house, police said.

The vehicle stopped, and a man armed with a rifle exited the front passenger side.

The gunman said he would, “shoot it up”, before firing multiple rounds in the direction of the people on the porch, police said.

No one was injured, but several homes were struck by the gunfire.

Anyone with information about this incident should call Crime Stoppers at 901-528-2274.

You can also submit your tip at http://www.crimestopmem.org.

If an arrest is made, you could be eligible to receive cash from Crime Stoppers of Memphis and Shelby County, Inc.