MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - A Frayser man was convicted of attempted first-degree murder, among other charges, after he shot into a car filled with people as it pulled into a gas station in late 2014, according to Shelby County District Attorney General Amy Weirich.
Eric Battle, Jr. is accused of stepping out of his car with a handgun and opening fire on New Allen Road on December 19, 2014.
Two bullets struck the car, including one that hit a woman in the thigh after passing through the door.
Battle is also charged with five counts of aggravated assault, employment of a firearm in the commission of a dangerous felony, and being a convicted felon in possession of a handgun.
Battle will be sentenced May 19.