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.

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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.

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