UPDATE: A police source has confirmed that the victim of this shooting is Memphis rapper Young Dolph.
Young Dolph, real name Adolph Thorton Jr., graduated from Hamilton High School in Memphis. Last year, he donated $ 25,000 to the school for new sports equipment and supplies.
Young Dolph’s debut album, King of Memphis, was released in 2016 and peaked at No. 49 on the Billboard charts. His hits include “Get Paid”.
MEMPHIS, Tennessee – Memphis Police are at the scene of a 2370 Airways shooting near Ketchum.
Police said a male victim was located and pronounced dead at the scene. They did not disclose information about a suspect.
“The victim will be identified once the next of kin notification is complete. Please call 901-528-CASH with tips, ”MPD said.
Officers and witnesses stand outside a smashed window at Makeda’s Butter Cookies, a bakery in a street mall.
A man who answered the phone and introduced himself as the owner of Makeda’s confirmed that a young man was shot while buying cookies.
Airways Boulevard, which passes the stage, would be backed up to Interstate 240.
Suggest a correction