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TBI charges man in connection to shooting incident near Memphis school

From WBBJ: A Haywood County man is facing charges in connection to a shooting incident outside of a Memphis school.


According to the Tennessee Bureau of investigation, Joel Alejandro Bowman of Stanton has been charged with carrying weapons on school property, reckless endangerment, criminal attempted second-degree murder, possessing a firearm during the commission or attempt to commit a dangerous felony, and assault against a first responder.


Agents say Bowman attempted to enter a Hebrew Academy in the 300 block of south White Station Road while armed with a handgun.


He is accused of firing shots in the area before driving away.


According to the TBI, Memphis officers located Bowman and pulled him over, where he exited the vehicle holding a firearm and was shot by officers.


At this time, Bowman remains hospitalized in Memphis.