- Associated Press - Sunday, November 2, 2014

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Memphis police are investigating what they believe is a homicide after a man was found shot to death.

According to a news release from the Memphis Police Department, around 11 a.m. Saturday a police officer was flagged down by a person who said he had discovered a body lying near a pond in southeast Memphis.

Officers checked the area and found a man who was unresponsive. The victim was identified as 57-year-old Don Smith. Paramedics arrived on the scene and pronounced him dead.

The medical examiner ruled the cause of death a homicide from a gunshot wound.

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