Man shot and killed by Shelby County SWAT officer

By , Daily Memphian Updated: January 26, 2022 1:45 PM CT | Published: January 26, 2022 8:03 AM CT

A 20-year-old Memphis man was shot and killed by a SCSO SWAT officer during a standoff and chase in Cordova, Wednesday, Jan. 26. John Hunt died on the scene. 


Shelby County Sheriff’S Office SWAT Tennessee Bureau of Investigation
Yolanda Jones

Yolanda Jones

Yolanda Jones covers criminal justice issues and general assignment news for The Daily Memphian. She previously was a reporter at The Commercial Appeal.


Want to comment on our stories? Or read the comments of others? Join the conversation by subscribing now. Only subscribers can view or add comments. Our commenting policy can be viewed here