Memphis Police officers responded to a shooting report at 12:10 a.m. on a Thursday. They arrived at the location on Park Avenue between Echols and Goodman streets in east Memphis.
At the scene officers found a 2006 Kia SUV, which had struck a utility pole, as well as a male shooting victim lying in the street nearby and a second victim in the vehicle’s driver’s seat. The driver, Tadarius L. Tate and nicknamed “T.T.” died at the scene. He was 19 years old. The second victim survived.
Investigators need information to help solve this drive-by shooting that resulted in a homicide. Any information might help.