Posted: Wednesday, December 28, 2016. 4:49 p.m. CST.
By BBN Staff: One man is lucky to be alive after a gunman tried to cut his life short on Boxing Day.
According to ACP Chester Williams, the victim, identified as Byron Jeffords was walking along Wagners Lane when two men on separate bikes approached him. One pulled out a gun and fired several shots, injuring Jeffords to his hand.
The assailants then fled the area.
According to Williams, Jeffords is in a stable condition at the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital.
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