One man was shot Monday morning inside Memphis’ Fire & Ice Club Nightclub and the shooting was believed to have derived from a fight between rival gangs.
A 23 year-old man was shot inside the Fire & Ice Club early Monday morning at around 2:00 AM after a fight broke out between what is suspected to be rival gangs in Hickory Hill. According to reports someone pulled a gun out inside the nightclub and shot the 23 year-old young man in the back while the dance floor was crowded with patrons. There was no other injuries reported at the time.
The victim who has not been identified was taken to the hospital and underwent surgery to remove the bullet from his back. He is currently listed in critical condition.
Fire & Ice, which is listed as a place where you can enjoy everything from weekly karaoke to live DJ’s bringing the house down with hip hop and techno music, is reported to be turning into a spot for problems, according to Eyewitness News.
The Fire & Ice Club is located at 6430 Winchester Rd in the Hickory Hill neighborhood of Southeast Memphis, TN.
Anyone with any information is being asked to call Crime Stoppers at (901) 528-CASH.