MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A man has been charged in connection with an officer-involved shooting after a chase and a fight in North Memphis Tuesday night, confirms the Memphis Police Department.
The chaotic scene unfolding in a Nutbush neighborhood around dinner time.
That officer is relived of duty while the shooting is investigated.
“It sounded like it was right in my front yard.”
A few more feet and it would have been in Stacy Debose’s yard.
Tire marks appear to show where 31-year-old Jermey Pruitt bailed out of the backseat of a car Memphis Police tried to pull over around 6:15 p.m. off of Depass.
“I never saw this in real life. I heard about it, but I never saw it in real life,” Debose said.
Now Debose’s son, 13-year-old James Webb, is trying to process what he saw.
“I looked outside and there was police cars right there. I saw him running from police and police were chasing him. They said, ‘Get on the ground! Get on