Mother of 5 shot, killed in south Memphis - WKRN News 2

Mother of 5 shot, killed in south Memphis

Posted: Updated: Sep 23, 2013 02:28 AM
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -

A mother of five was shot and killed in Memphis Sunday evening.

According to WREG, the mother was shot outside of a convenience store in south Memphis around 6 p.m.

Ronald Byrd, who grew up with the victim, told the news station that she was a "sweet young lady."

"A nice young lady. She really was. I'm going to miss her," he said.

The victim's aunt was also on the scene of the crime, but did not want to speak, adding she just felt bad at that moment.

The victim was reportedly known to her family and friends as Fece.  She was a single mother to five children.

Police are continuing to gather evidence and investigate the crime.

*WREG contributed to this story.

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