MEMPHIS, Tenn.–The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is offering up to a $25,000 reward for the capture of the person(s) responsible for killing a 6-year-old girl and 16-year-old boy killed in Tennessee.
The FBI is asking for help in solving the murders of Ashlynn Denae’ Luckett and LeQuan Dequez Boyd, the two struck by gunfire while they were inside their home.
The shooting took place on the night of January 20, 2020. Police responded to a reported shooting at a Hickory Hill residence in Memphis and upon arrival they found the two had been injured. Both were transported to the hospital for treatment but both died from their injuries.
The FBI reports the investigation is part of the Department of Justice initiative dubbed Operation Legend, an operation bringing federal and local law enforcement agencies together in an effort to combat violent crime rates in certain American cities. Memphis is among the cities selected in the operation.
Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call the FBI’s Memphis Field Office at (901) 747-4300, the FBI tip line at 1-800-CALL-FBI (225-5324), or the Memphis Police Department’s Crime Stoppers tips hotline at (901) 528-CASH (2274).