MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A man is facing charges after he allegedly shot a woman on Friday night.
According to arrest records, officers responded to a disturbance call on Eastwind around 10:30 p.m.
They met Jockuss Askew who told them he accidentally shot the mother of his children after she came at him with a knife, during a heated argument.
The woman was rushed to the hospital and is in critical condition.
Askew was taken into custody and officers took a gun, a knife and two cellphones in for evidence.