Man who allegedly fired shots into local Taco Bell arrested, records show




  • In US
  • 2022-08-13 15:00:15Z
  • By WHBQ
 

The Memphis Police Department (MPD) has arrested a man who allegedly fired shots in a local Taco Bell.

Blake Stone, 30, has been charged with three counts of criminal attempted second-degree murder, employ of a firearm with the intent to commit a felony and theft of property after an incident that happened at the end of last month.

RELATED: Police searching for man who allegedly fired shots into local Taco Bell, officials say

On July 27, officers responded to Taco Bell in the 2100 Block of Frayser Boulevard regarding shots fired at about 12:30 a.m.

Officers were told by three workers who were inside the business that a man in a red shirt and blue jeans began to fire shots into the restaurant, an affidavit said.

The workers had attempted to break up a fight before the shots were fired, records show.

According to a release, the man got in the rear passenger seat of a 2012 Dodge Avenger silver in color with no tag information and fled the scene.

Stone was identified as the person responsible for the shooting by one of the victims in a six-person lineup, the affidavit said.

He is due in court on Aug. 18 and his bond was set at $303,000.

Download the FOX13 Memphis app to receive alerts from breaking news in your neighborhood.

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD

Trending stories:

  • Everything we know about the manhunt for convicted rapist who escaped Arkansas prison

COMMENTS

More Related News

'They be speeding here': Man shoots at vehicles driving down street, MPD says
  • US
  • 2022-10-02 19:29:07Z

A man was arrested for shooting at several vehicles passing by, from his porch.

Man found dead in southeast Memphis, police say
Man found dead in southeast Memphis, police say
  • US
  • 2022-10-02 16:41:53Z

A man was found dead early Sunday morning.

5 injured across 3 separate shootings in Seattle early Sunday morning
5 injured across 3 separate shootings in Seattle early Sunday morning
  • US
  • 2022-10-02 16:40:26Z

Five people were injured in three unrelated shootings overnight between Saturday and Sunday in Seattle.

'I'm going to kill you': Man strangles ex-wife, hits her with hammer, police say
  • US
  • 2022-10-01 21:00:53Z

A man was arrested for showing up at a house unannounced, among other assault charges.

Suspects allegedly steal cash from local Piccadilly, police say
Suspects allegedly steal cash from local Piccadilly, police say
  • US
  • 2022-09-30 10:35:41Z

One employee reportedly hit one of the suspects in the head with a stool, police said.

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked with *

Cancel reply

Comments

Top News: US