Investigators responding to gang-related fight in Ripley, TN - Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Investigators responding to gang-related fight in Ripley, TN

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RIPLEY, TN -

(WMC-TV) - Lauderdale County investigators contained what they called a gang-related fight in the Gay Street community in Ripley, Tennessee Thursday night.

Police have blocked off the entire area and are searching every vehicle.

Tipton County Sheriff Pancho Chumley is on the scene assisting, as well as Tipton County SWAT.  Additional police from Henning, Halls, and Gates are being called in, in addition to Ripley police and Lauderdale County Sheriff's deputies.

Shots have been reportedly fired in the air, but no one has been hit.

At least two men were taken into custody late Thursday night.

Action News 5 will have much more on this developing story.

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