MEMPHIS, Tenn.– A man was seriously injured in a shooting Tuesday night in southeast Shelby County.
The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office said deputies were investigating a shooting that happened in the 4700 block of Pelican Bay Drive around 9 p.m.
The victim was transported to Regional One in critical condition. He was later treated and released, the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office said the next day.
The sheriff’s office said two people were detained. Cortez Maxwell, 22, was charged with aggravated assault and reckless endangerment.
Alexandria Ward, 23, was charged with reckless endangerment.
Both have court dates set for Thursday.
According to a police statement, the victim was Ward’s father, who was visiting his daughter’s apartment when Maxwell began shooting at him. The father and daughter both shot back at Maxwell, leading to charges for Ward.