Man charged after shooting on I-40, police say

Javan Singleton
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Published: Mar. 27, 2023 at 11:57 AM CDT
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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Memphis Police Department charged and arrested a man after shooting at someone on I-40 on March 17.

Javan Singleton, 21, was charged with attempted first-degree murder and employment of a firearm during the commission of a dangerous felony.

The victim reported to MPD that he was driving his 2008 Lexus on Interstate 40 going Eastbound.

As he was approaching Appling Road, a driver of a maroon station wagon pointed a black handgun out the driver’s window and fired five times at him.

On March 20, the victim identified Singleton as the suspect in a six-person photo lineup.

Singleton is expected to appear in court on March 28.

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