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3 Shot in Tom Lee Park Shooting At Beale Street Landing With Memphis in May Just Weeks Away

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After a recent triple shooting at Tom Lee Park and the Beale Street Landing, safety in Downtown Memphis is the concern of many as Memphis In May Beale Street Music Festival approaches.

On Sunday, three people were left shot, a 17 year-old, 20 year-old and a 24 year-old.



Despite cameras being in the area at the time of the incident, the Memphis Police Department has been quiet about if there may be any suspects as they further investigate.

Memphis Police Director Toney Armstrong has stated that they are using their resources and will use more if needed to ensure the public's safety.

Meanwhile, residents of the area say that since the weather is starting to warm-up, there will be more foot traction in the park and they are very concerned.

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Things To Do in Memphis This Halloween Weekend 2017: Events, Parties & More

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Memphis gets really, really, REALLY, busy during holidays especially during Halloween and New Year's Eve. Events start popping up all over the city of Memphis. That can make it difficult sometimes to keep up, let alone decide on what to do.



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RIP: Memphis Iconic Nightclub Owner Robert ‘Hollywood’ Raiford, Dead at 75

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Robert Raiford, owner of the legendary nightclub Raiford's Hollywood Lounge in Downtown Memphis, TN has died at the age of 75 years old.

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Top 10 Reasons To Visit Memphis

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Memphis is referred to as being the Cradle Of American Music and while its musical history is a massive draw for many tourists, there are so many other reasons to visit this historic Tennessee town. Memphis is one of the most affordable places to visit in the States and is home to approximately 650,000 people. The largest city in Tennessee certainly makes for a captivating place to visit. Here are our top 10 reasons as to why you should make Memphis your next holiday hot spot!
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