Man killed after shooting at Cordova apartment complex, police say

CORDOVA, Tenn. — A man was shot and killed at an apartment complex in Cordova, police said.

According to MPD, the shooting happened around 6:45 p.m. at The Grove at Trinity Pointe apartments in the 500 block of Arbor Hollow Circle.

Officers found one man lying on the ground suffering from a gunshot wound.

Police said the victim – who was not identified – was pronounced dead at the scene.

FOX13 talked with a man who’s been living at the apartment complex for nearly four years.

He didn’t want to show his face or share his name, but he said he’s never seen anything like this before.

“It’s just senseless, it just doesn’t make sense,” he said. “Every night there’s a shooting somewhere - nobody’s safe.”

FOX13 crime mapped the neighborhood, and there were 186 incidents over the last three months with a 10-mile radius. The most common crimes were car theft, burglary and vandalism.

Investigators did not provide any details regarding a suspected shooter at this time.

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