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Teen charged with voluntary manslaughter

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (FOX13) -

Late June officers responded to a shooting in the 800 block of Kney where they found a 16-year old victim lying in the driveway unresponsive with an apparent gun shot wound. The Memphis Fire Department pronounced the teen dead on the scene.

According to the Memphis Police Department a preliminary investigation revealed the teen was involved in an exchange of gunfire with a group males when struck. Homicide investigators identified the suspect, a 16-year old male.

The suspect was arrested and charged with Voluntary manslaughter and Employment of a Firearm in the Commission of a Dangerous Felony.

This is an ongoing investigation.

The names of the victim and suspect are not being revealed due to their age.

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