One dead, one injured in Oak Court Mall shooting

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis Police responded to a shots fired call near the Oak Court Mall in East Memphis Saturday evening around 6:20 after a man had been shot and a child had also been injured.

UPDATE: Memphis Police confirm that the man did not survive his injuries. This is now a homicide investigation.

Police said the man was transported to Regional One in critical condition and that the child had been transported to LeBonheur in non-critical condition. WREG has been told the child is expected to survive his injuries.

According to Memphis Police, two people were detained following this shooting. No one has been charged in this incident yet.

Memphis Police ask if you know anything to contact CrimeStoppers at (901)-528 – CASH or submit a tip online.

WREG will update as more information becomes available.

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