Suspect charged for carjacking man driving to hospital for granddaughter’s birth

COLLIERVILLE, TN (WMC) - A Memphis man has been arrested in connection to a carjacking in Collierville, according to Collierville Police Department.

Christopher McKinney, 18, was charged with carjacking and aggravated robbery.

On Monday, July 23, a man was robbed and carjacked at the Kroger Fuel Island on Houston Levee at Winchester Road.

The victim said he was headed to the hospital for the birth of his granddaughter, and when he stopped to get gas, he was carjacked.

MPD set McKinney's bond at $100,000, and Collierville police set his bond at $2,000,000. He also faces charges from MPD for a carjacking and robbery in Memphis.

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