Memphis police are investigating after two men in the same vehicle shot and killed each other near Southland Mall in Whitehaven Thursday.
MPD responded to a shooting call around 6:45 p.m. on Shelby Drive and Faronia.
Memphis PIO, Sgt. Louis Brownlee, said that one of the victims were pronounced dead at the scene and the other was transported to Regional One in critical condition but later succumbed to his injuries.
During a preliminary investigation officers believe the two men got into some sort of altercation and shot each other.
It was said the two men were brothers but it has not been confirmed at this time.
Authorities also said there was a third person in the vehicle that witnessed the shooting. They were not injured.
Detectives are working to determine what actually led up to the fatal shooting. This investigation remains ongoing.