Troy Man Charged with Shooting into an Occupied Vehicle

Jordan X Stanford

Jordan X. Stanford – Photo from Troy Police Dept.

Troy police say they have arrested a man on the charge of firing a gun into an occupied vehicle.

Police say they have arrested 19- year-old Jordan Xavier Stanford of Troy.

They say shortly after 12:30 p.m. today, officers responded to a report of shots fired in the area of University Avenue and Park Street. They say Pike County deputies were in the area and saw a male running. Deputies caught up to and detained Stanford.

Police say it was determined that Stanford was the suspected shooter, and a gun was recovered from the scene. The victim was located, and it was discovered that her vehicle had been shot into.

Stanford was taken to the Pike County Jail on $50,000 bond.

Police say Stanford was out on bond on three felony charges that he was arrested on in March. They say Stanford had been charged with two counts of theft and one count breaking into a motor vehicle.


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