Abilene Woman Accused of Shooting at Car With Infants

- An Abilene woman is in jail Sunday after allegedly shooting at a vehicle with people inside.

Daphne Alvarez Lay, 31, is in Taylor County Jail on six counts of second degree aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. Police responded to a scene where gun shots were fired in the 4000 block of Wilshire Drive before 1 a.m. Sunday, according to the arrest report. 

Police say six victims including two infants were trying to flee the scene of a fight when Lay shot their car at least once. The victims say they were in extreme fear for their lives and safety.

The victims wish to press charges. Lay is held on bonds totaling up to $300,000.

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