One of mass shooter Ezekiel Kelly’s victims from Wednesday night’s massacre has been identified as a young medical assistant named Allison Parker.
As previously reported, Memphis police announced Wednesday night they had taken into custody Ezekiel Kelly, the accused 19-year-old mass shooter livestreaming his shooting spree.
Ezekiel Kelly is a convicted criminal who had been released in March early from a three-year sentence.
On Wednesday evening it was reported Ezekiel Kelly shot a woman in medical scrubs who went to his aid after he feigned being hurt.
Kelly also carjacked her at Poplar Avenue and Evergreen Street and took her Toyota SUV.
It turns out the young woman in scrubs was Memphis nurse, Allison Parker.
Allison Parker was fatally shot in front of her daughter, according to WREG.
Ezekiel Kelly shot a total of 7 people, killing four.
One of the victims in Wednesday night’s shootings has been identified by West Memphis officials as Allison Parker, a nurse who worked in the city.
Parker was a medical assistant at the Family Practice Center in West Memphis, according to a Facebook post by the practice.
She was reportedly killed at Poplar Avenue and Evergreen Street in Memphis, where the suspect is accused of shooting her in front of her daughter during one of the carjackings in the incident.
Ezekiel Kelly was captured Wednesday night after allegedly shooting seven people, killing four during a rampage that lasted for hours and was partially livestreamed on Facebook.
The Memphis Commercial Appeal reported Kelly’s early release from a three year sentence:
“Kelly has prior arrests for attempted first-degree murder and reckless endangerment in 2020. He was sentenced to three years but was released March 16 this year. Police issued a warrant for first-degree murder for Kelly on Wednesday night. Police did not immediately say how many people were injured or killed.”