2 teens charged with first-degree murder in Rhodes Ave. shooting - WALB.com, Albany News, Weather, Sports

2 teens charged with first-degree murder in Rhodes Ave. shooting

Posted: Updated:
(Photo Source: WMC Action News 5) (Photo Source: WMC Action News 5)
MEMPHIS, TN -

(WMC) – Two 17 year olds are charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of 29-year-old Keith Blevins.

On Tuesday, July 22, Memphis police responded to a shooting in the 4000 block of Rhodes Avenue.

When officers arrived, they found Blevins on the floor of a bedroom in the back of the house. He had been shot and was pronounced dead.

During the investigation, homicide investigators identified the suspects. Both suspects are juveniles; WMC Action News 5 will not report their names unless they are charged as adults.

Both 17-year-old suspects are charged with first-degree murder in perpetration of a robbery and first-degree murder in perpetration of a burglary.

Get the latest from WMC Action News 5 anytime:  iPhone |  iPad | Android  |  SMS Alerts |  Email Alerts |  Facebook  |  Twitter |  Instagram

Copyright 2014 WMC Action News 5. All rights reserved.