Suspect arrested for shooting at Memphis police officer during traffic stop
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - A suspect was arrested Friday by U.S. Marshals after allegedly shooting at a Memphis police officer.
Elliot Griham is charged with attempted first-degree murder, employment of firearm in commission of a violent felony, resisting official detention, evading arrest, and reckless driving.
Authorities say at around 1 p.m. Wednesday, July 14, a Memphis police officer saw Griham driving recklessly near Ridgeway and Knight Arnold. The officer followed him and tried to take him into custody.
Griham was armed with a rifle and began to shoot at the officer. The officer was not injured.
Griham fled the scene.
He was located Friday at a residence in Cordova.
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