Teen charged with aggravated assault

March 14, 2021–4:12 p.m.


A Lindale teenager was booked into the Floyd County Jail Friday on a felony warrant charging him with aggravated assault.

According to the warrant, 18-year old Koven James Stephens fired a pistol multiple times in the direction of a woman during a verbal altercation on July 20 of last year.

The warrant states that Stephens decided to leave the residence on Melton Avenue during the altercation but began firing shots in the direction of a home as he left.

Stephens is also charged with reckless conduct, possession of a pistol by someone under the age of 18, pointing or aiming a gun at another, and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime.

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