Former Mississippi Valley State University football player Ray Taylor, Jr. was shot to death in Memphis, Tennessee on Thursday.
Taylor was pronounced dead at the scene after a neighborhood shooting.
The victim has been identified as 24-year-old Ray Taylor, Jr.
No arrests have been made. The investigation is ongoing.
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Taylor is known locally for his time starting at MVSU in 2019 where he racked up 55 tackles and two sacks.
At the time of his death, Taylor left behind a 3-year-old son.