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Man Killed in Shooting at Memphis LA Fitness

An 18-year-old recent high school graduate was killed in a shooting at an LA Fitness Friday.

An 18-year-old man was shot and killed Friday on the basketball court at the LA Fitness in Memphis, Tennessee, according to multiple media reports.

“The group of young men were playing basketball inside the LA Fitness center, and some kind of disturbance occurred (and) officers responded to shots fired,” Major K.J. White with the Memphis Police Department told FOX13 TV station.

The victim was later identified as Vicdarrius Pollard, who recently graduated from high school.

UPDATE: WREG-TV reported Tuesday that a suspect is in custody. Ronald Jones, 21, has been charged with first-degree murder.

 

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