Brandon Webber was shot and killed by authorities on Wednesday in the Frayser neighborhood of Memphis, according to Tami Sawyer, Shelby County Commissioner.
Webber is 20-years old, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigations confirmed.
Sawyer tweeted that she went to the Frayser community Wednesday night.
“This is my district. I went because I stand with my people. People are hurting,” she tweeted
Here’s more from her Twitter account:
What authorities are saying: The Tennessee Bureau of Investigations said authorities from the US Marshals Service Fugitive Task Force encountered a male wanted on multiple warrants. While attempting to arrest him, he rammed his vehicle into the officer’s vehicles, then exited the vehicle with a weapon. He was shot and killed by officers. No officers were injured during that encounter.