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Man fatally shot inside house

(WMC-TV) -Police say, 24-year-old Curtis Stokes, as the man was found dead with an apparent gunshot wound in a house near East Memphis.

Police responded to Philsdale Avenue and Getwell Road after receiving a call that a party was shot.

One neighbor said he heard at least six gunshots.

"I was just flabbergasted by all the police cars, and I'm just sad I have to witness such a violent scene on such a great day," said resident Tarrik Moore.

A short time later, another shooting victim showed up at Delta Medical with a gunshot wound in critical condition.  This victim was transferred to the MED.

An investigation revealed he was associated with the shooting on Getwell.

No one is in custody.

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