Update: The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office has officially identified Lamarious Rattler as the suspect.
According to the sheriff’s office, Rattler is currently wanted on active warrants for first-degree murder, unlawful possession of a firearm as a felon, and possession of a firearm during the commission of a dangerous felony.
Pastor Hosea Houston from Pleasant Chapel Missionary Baptist Church is acquainted with the victim’s family. Deputies have not disclosed a motive for the shooting, emphasizing that the investigation is still underway.
The sheriff’s office has issued a warning, considering Rattler to be armed and dangerous.
Anyone with information is urged to contact the sheriff’s office at 901-379-7625 or reach out to the detective bureau at 901-222-5600.
A fatal shooting occurred on Thursday night at a Northaven store, resulting in one fatality, as reported by officials.
The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office (SCSO) received a call about the incident at Penny Pantry on Breckenwood Drive around 7:30 p.m.
Upon arrival, deputies discovered a deceased individual at the scene, who later identified as Cadarrius Lewis.
At this time, SCSO has not released information about potential suspects.
Authorities have advised the public to steer clear of the area while deputies conduct their investigation into the shooting.
This is a developing story that will be updated when more information is available.