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1 dead after shooting at Amazon distribution center in Horn Lake

1 dead after shooting at Amazon distribution center in Horn Lake



Amazon shooting at Horn Lake warehouse leaves one dead after gunfire erupts outside facility in Memphis, Tennessee

Memphis police say they shot and killed a man suspected of killing a lady at an Amazon warehouse in Mississippi on Friday afternoon.

Ebony Leshay Crocket, 44, was shot three times and murdered at an Amazon warehouse in Horn Lake, Mississippi, on Friday at noon, according to the DeSoto County Coroner.

This is a breaking news update. A previous version of this report is below.

A person was killed in a shooting outside an Amazon warehouse in Horn Lake, Mississippi, according to the local police.

It was around 3:20pm when officers from the Metropolitan Police Department attempted to stop a white Honda on Whitten Avenue and I-40.”

Shots were fired at a warehouse located at 1615 Commerce Parkway at noon, and officers were dispatched to the area. He was pronounced dead at the scene, according to police. Investigators said the shooting took place outside of the warehouse.

The motive for the shooting has not been revealed by investigators.

“We’re heartbroken by this violent act and we extend our deepest sympathy to the victim’s family. We are working to support our team and ensure their safety. We’re also working closely with the police department as they lead the response and investigate.” – Kelly Nantel, Amazon spokesperson

Horn Lake, MS police said the male driver is a person of interest in the shooting death of a woman earlier today.

Police report that the suspect was shot and killed during the traffic stop.

There has been communication with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, and an investigation will be carried out by them.

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