Downtown shooting leaves one dead, two injured

By , Daily Memphian Updated: August 27, 2023 3:02 PM CT | Published: August 27, 2023 2:36 PM CT

All three victims had “apparent gunshot wounds,” police said. They were all transported to nearby hospitals, where one victim died.


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Julia Baker

Julia Baker

Julia Baker covers Memphis and Shelby County’s law enforcement agencies and is a member of The Daily Memphian’s public safety reporting team. A lifelong Memphian, Julia graduated from the University of Memphis in 2021. Other publications and organizations she has written for include Chalkbeat, Memphis Flyer, Memphis Parent magazine and Memphis magazine.

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