MEMPHIS, TN (abc24.com) - An elderly man is fighting for his life after he was shot during a robbery in his Orange Mound home Thursday morning.
Memphis police were called to the 1100-block of Poppen Drive on Thursday, September 20. Officers found the 91-year-old homeowner suffering from a gunshot wound. He was transported to The MED in critical condition.
Investigators say the shooting stemmed from a home invasion robbery by a black male suspect in his 20's. The suspect ran before police arrived.
Anyone with information on this incident should call CrimeStoppers at (901) 528-CASH (2274). You can also submit your tip at 528cash.org, or text the word AWARD to 274637 (CRIMES). You will remain anonymous, and you could be eligible to receive a cash reward.