Teen arrested for shooting in southeast Shelby County

SHELBY COUNTY, Tenn. — The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a teenager for a shooting in southeast Memphis.

The sheriff’s office says a 17-year-old male has been charged with shooting a woman on Halloween night.

The shooting happened in the 7900 block of Carmen Cove. The woman was taken to the hospital in non-critical condition.

At the time of the shooting, another victim told deputies that the incident may have started off as a robbery.

Deputies searched the area for two suspects for hours, but called off the search after finding no trace of the suspects.

The 17-year-old has been charged with several felonies, including attempted second degree murder.