DEVELOPING STORY: Two Memphis Police officers were shot Thursday night in Whitehaven. The attack happened on East Raines Road.
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Word spread during a crime summit that featured a number of the police department’s top command officers. Police Chief C.J. Davis and many other officers rushed out of First Baptist Broad — quickly followed by members of the media. Click here to read more on KWAMRadio.com.
Chief Davis with Memphis Police confirmed 2 officers were shot and remain in critical condition. Another individual was shot and is also in critical conditions. Both officers were shot in the lower extremities. @ABC24Memphis https://t.co/mGICJw8bpQ pic.twitter.com/mNRIU8OrjG— Ian Ripple (@Ripple1026) March 31, 2023
#BREAKING: @MEM_PoliceDept Mobile Command Unit is here now Raines/Elvis Presley. 2 officers shot during encounter with a suspect.— Joyce Peterson (@MemphoNewsLady) March 31, 2023
MPD Chief CJ Davis was at a Crime Town Hall when this shooting happened 7:45pm. #memphis pic.twitter.com/i8I9M9RBcH