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A body believed to be that of former Atlanta Hawks player Lorenzen Wright was found in southeast Memphis today according to sources.

Wright was reported missing on July 22nd.

Sources tell Memphis’ MyEyeWitnessNews.com that a body found in a wooded area of southeast Memphis is indeed that of the missing basketball player, who divided his time between Atlanta and Memphis. Sources tell the website that the body had been shot, and it may have been a self-inflicted gunshot.

Memphis police are still investigating.

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