FedEx truck shot up on Easter, sheriff’s office says

A near-crash on Easter left a FedEx truck riddled with bullet holes and the driver scared for his life, according to the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office.

a van parked on the side of a road: Shelby County Sheriff's Office said that a FedEx truck was shot up after a near-collision on Easter. (C) Smith Collection/Gado/Gado via Getty Images Shelby County Sheriff’s Office said that a FedEx truck was shot up after a near-collision on Easter.

The sheriff’s office said the shots rang out around 3:17 p.m. on Freehold Drive in Southeast Shelby County. According to SCSO, a FedEx driver was driving along Freehold Drive when he stopped at a stop sign and made a left turn onto Long Creek Road. The FedEx driver told the sheriff’s office that a black car ran the stop sign and almost hit the FedEx truck.

The driver said that when he turned around and went back to Freehold Drive he saw the driver of the black car get out and fire off several shots at his truck. The driver of the truck was not hit, but the cargo was struck by multiple bullets, according to the sheriff’s office. Shelby County Sheriff’s Office said that this is an ongoing investigation.

If you have any information about this shooting, the sheriff’s office wants you to call Crime Stoppers at 901-528-CASH. Any information that leads to an arrest, in this case, could be worth up to £1,000. Download the FOX13 Memphis app to receive alerts from breaking news in your neighborhood.


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