Memphis man charged with murder in shooting death of alleged car thief
Shelby County
Memphis police say one of two men who chased after the stolen Ford Focus was the owner of the car, 25-year-old Quinton Hunter, who is now charged with second-degree murder.

via WREG:

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WREG) -- Shots were fired in the parking lot across the street from a gas station at Hickory Hill and Knight Arnold when a suspected car thief drove away in a stolen car Sunday afternoon.

Memphis police say one of two men who chased after the stolen Ford Focus was the owner of the car, 25-year-old Quinton Hunter, who is now charged with second-degree murder.

Police say Hunter left his vehicle running when went inside the convenience store and when he saw it leaving the lot, pulled out a gun and started shooting.

The Ford Focus continued down Knight Arnold where it crashed less than a block away.

Police said the man inside died from several gunshot wounds. Hunter reportedly left the scene with someone else, but later turned himself in.

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