Memphis Police take 19-year-old into custody in connection with multiple shootings that prompted citywide warning to stay inside


Police tweeted about Wednesday evening that residents should be on the lookout for the suspect.

“If you do not have to be out, stay indoors until this is resolved,” police tweeted.
“If you do not need to be out, please stay home!,” city officials tweeted.

About 9:30 p.m., police tweeted that a shelter in place for the area where the suspect was detained had been lifted.

CNN has reached out to police for comment.

Police earlier tweeted a photo of the suspect and in another post identified him as Ezekiel Kelly.

Authorities said they believed he was driving a gray Toyota with an Arkansas license plate (AEV63K).

This is a developing story and will be updated.

Source : Nbcnewyork