Man charged with shooting involving cab driver in Ann Arbor

Incident on Aug. 30 prompted emergency text from University of Michigan

Published On: Sep 04 2012 12:49:17 PM EDT
Eddie Gardner
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -

A 25-year-old man has been charged in connection with a shooting and carjacking involving a cab driver in Ann Arbor.

Police say Eddie Charles Gardner fired a shot through the windshield of a cab Aug. 30 after getting into an argument with the driver.

The incident had prompted the University of Michigan to send out a text alert to the community - but it was canceled shortly after when Gardner and another person were arrested.

Gardner is charged with attempted carjacking.

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