James Wilson Jr. and Demetria Dortch – Obituary
Memphis USPS workers James Wilson Jr. and Demetria Dortch have been identified as the two men killed by Johntra Haley who later shot and killed himself on Tuesday, October 12, 2021. The shooting occurred at East Lamar Carrier Annex located at 2801 Park Avenue.
Police were called to the scene where they found James and Demetria already dead, having sustained bullet wounds.
Later, they were able to locate the suspect shooter Johntra Haley. He was also found with a bullet wound described as self-inflicted and pronounced dead at the scene.
James had been with the service from 2001, while Demetria joined them in 2015. The shooter, Johntra, joined the service in 2021.
The shooting remains under investigation.