Memphis police say they have the suspect in custody after he allegedly shot multiple people while live-streaming himself online. The number of people shot and their conditions are still uncertain, according to reports. Content warning: This timeline consists of live-updating Tweets which may include sensitive images from this developing news story.
A 19-year-old man is in custody after the Memphis Police Department issued alerts about an “armed and dangerous” suspect believed to be responsible for multiple shootings in the Tennessee city, according to posts from the department’s Twitter account.
A man driving a grey SUV around Memphis, Tennessee, and shooting at people is recording his actions on Facebook, authorities say. He remains at large. Police say they don’t know a motive for the shootings.
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Memphis police say the man who was driving around the city shooting people at random and live-streaming on Facebook is now in custody.
UPDATE: A 19-year-old man sought by Memphis police in multiple shootings that prompted warnings to stay inside has been captured, authorities say.