Report: Man arrested in connection to shooting at Memphis mall

Photo: WMC-TV

Three people were injured in a shooting at a Memphis mall.

Posted: Dec. 27, 2017 9:42 AM

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WTVA) – A young man was arrested in connection with a shooting at a Memphis mall.

WMC-TV reports Marquice Lester, 23, is charged with aggravated assault and unlawful possession of a weapon.


Marquice Lester | Photo: Shelby County Sheriff's Office

The TV station reports shots rang out just outside Wolfchase Galleria Tuesday night, leading to three injuries.

Police said the shooting stemmed from a fight inside the mall in front of The Cheesecake Factory that spilled out into the parking lot. Police confirm the shooting did not take place inside the mall.

All three victims are in non-critical condition.

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