Arrest made after man was shot in the backseat of a car
MEMPHIS –Miguel Ayala was just 19 years old when he died after being shot May 13.
Police have charged Hector Rostro, also 19, with reckless homicide and tampering with/fabricating evidence.
Friends said Ayala was riding in a truck near Isabell Street Saturday afternoon when someone in the back seat fired a gun.
“Gunshot went off. He said it was an accident. I didn’t see. I was focused on the road,” said Ayala’s friend who was driving.
Ayala was supposed to be married in June.