Teen arrested for killing woman, SCSO says

Teen arrested for killing woman, SCSO says
Shaniqua Irby was shot and killed off Clinchport in Feb. 8. (Irby Family)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office made an arrest in a recent homicide.

Shaniqua Irby was shot and killed on Feb. 7, and deputies said they found her killer-- a 17-year-old.

The name of the teen has not been released.

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Her body was located on Clinchport Circle, which is in the Northaven neighborhood.

FOX13 spoke to Irby’s mother who said her daughter had dreams of owning a barber shop.