Teen boy shot and killed in drive-by Memphis Police say

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A teenage boy is dead after gunfire erupted in the Hyde-Park neighborhood Friday night, according to the Memphis Police Department.

Memphis Police said the shooting happened around 7:30 p.m. in the 1000 block of University Street.

The shooting was the result of a drive-by, police said.

One male teen was struck by a bullet and rushed to Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital, but he didn’t survive, according to police.

Memphis Police said the gunmen took off in a small gray SUV. The gunman hung out of the passenger seat and wore a red ski mask, police said.

If you have any information about this shooting, Memphis Police want you to call Crime Stoppers at 901-528-CASH.