Woman detained after man shot and killed in East Memphis, police say

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis police said a woman was detained for questioning after a man was shot and killed a few blocks from the University of Memphis Wednesday night.

Police officers responded to a shooting call in the 3600 block of Park Ave. just after 6 p.m.

That’s near Patterson Street.

One man was shot. MPD said he died at the scene.

Officers have one female detained.