Memphis police officers were called in to assist US Marshals, WMC reported.
Several officers have been injured as public attack them with bottles and bricks after hearing gunfire.
Details of the shooting have not yet been released.
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The Memphis Police Department officers have formed a barricade near the site at Kingsley Avenue and Overton Crossing Street.
A shooting was reported earlier in the evening.
Memphis police officers were not involved in the shooting.
Hundreds of people have gathered at the scene as police are wearing riot protection clothing.
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