Woman shoots boyfriend after call from unknown number, police said

Memphis, Tenn. — A fight between a boyfriend and girlfriend over a call from an unknown number escalated to a man being shot on Friday, according to the Memphis Police Department.

Police said it happened a residence at 5460 South Meadow Lake.

MPD said Alexis Kemp got into an argument with her boyfriend about someone calling her from an unknown number.

Kemp got her gun and told Denzel Bell to leave, according to a police affidavit.

Police reported that Kemp then shot Bell as he ran out of the residence.

Upon arrival, police said they found Bell in the parking lot suffering from a gunshot wound to the back of his upper arm.

Kemp was arrested and charged with aggravated assault.