Memphis teen arrested for Christmas Eve shooting - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Memphis teen arrested for Christmas Eve shooting

Keyon Hester, photo courtesy the Shelby County Sheriff's Office. Keyon Hester, photo courtesy the Shelby County Sheriff's Office.

(WMC-TV) - Police say they've arrested the gunman who fired the shots that sent two people to the hospital on Christmas Eve.

Keyon Hester, 19, was inside a black SUV when he fired several shots into a Ford Taurus near Egypt Central just before midnight, according to a police spokesperson. Three people were inside the Ford when the gunfire started. A pair of 22-year-old men were shot during the incident, a third man was uninjured.

One of the victims is in critical condition at the MED; the second victim was treated and has already been released.

Investigators say the men had been involved in an argument prior to the shooting.

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