Man accused of carrying illegal gun on MATA bus - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Man accused of carrying illegal gun on MATA bus

Kyle Maxey (Source: SCSO) Kyle Maxey (Source: SCSO)
MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

A MATA bus passenger is behind bars after someone said he carried a gun onto the bus.

A tipster told police that 25-year-old Kyle Maxey pulled out the gun on the MATA bus. When officers went to the station on North Main Street, they found Maxey in the men's bathroom.

According to the police report, Maxey dropped a black revolver onto the floor in the bathroom when he saw the officers.

Maxey didn't have a valid handgun carry permit. He has been charged with unlawfully carrying a weapon.

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